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Mama Eunice Folarin Laid to Rest

The Archbishop of Abeokuta/Ogun Province Diocesan of the African Church, The Most Reverend Solomon Ojumu has encouraged Christians to make Jesus Christ their central focus. The Most Reverend Ojumu, who made the plea in a sermon at the funeral service of late Mrs. Eunice Ramat Folarin in Abeokuta, noted that the grace of God through […]Continue Reading
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Oyo Grand Mufti Dies at 77

Grand Mufti of Oyo State, Sheik Alhaji Muhammad Okumeebo is Dead. One of the brothers to the late Grand Mufti, Imam Musbaudeen who broke the news to Radio Nigeria, said that his brother passed away during a brief illness . Installed by the Grand Chief Imam of Oyo State, Sheik Abdulganiy Agbotomokeke as Grand Mufti […]Continue Reading
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Oyo MMPN Inaugurates New Executives

… awards Members , Branch for Outstanding Performance The Muslim Media Practitioners Of Nigeria, MMPN, ,Oyo State Chapter has inaugurated new executive members to steer the affairs of the association for the next two years .The event which was held at the Nigerian Television Authority, NTA Central Mosque lbadan, marked the third Annual Conference of […]Continue Reading
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Gov. Makinde Appeals to Protesting Pilgrims

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde has appealed to Muslim pilgrims on the waiting list to exercise patience. He said his administration would work with the National Hajj Commission in resolving administrative bottlenecks causing delays. Governor Makinde made the appeal when he received some of the intending pilgrims on a peaceful protest to his office. […]Continue Reading
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Oyo Hajj Pilgrims Take off Wednesday

The Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde will on Wednesday morning bid farewell to Muslim Faithful performing this year’s holy pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia from the state. The Chairman State Pilgrims Welfare Board (Muslim’s Wing), Professor Sayed Malik hinted this in a chat with newsmen. Professor Malik explained that the farewell ceremony for the intending Continue Reading
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Church Stampede Claims 31 Lives

No fewer than 31 persons have been confirmed dead in a stampede at a church event in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, on Saturday. A new generation church, known as ‘Kings Assembly,’ located in the GRA area of the metropolis, was organising a programme at the Polo Club in the Rivers State capital to accommodate the […]Continue Reading
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IPOB Warning: Pastor Kumuyi Cancels Aba Crusade

The General Superintendent of the Deeper Life Bible Church, Pastor William Kumuyi, has cancelled his planned crusade in Aba, Abia State. Chairman of the crusade’s organising team, Pastor James Akpofure, made this known in a statement issued on Saturday. In the statement titled, “Celebrating One Year of Global Evangelisation (Global Crusade with Kumuyi)”, Akpofure said […]Continue Reading
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Ajimobi bags Aare Akogun Musulumi Title

Son of former Governor of Oyo state, Idris Abiola-Ajimobi says his new title as Aare Akogun Musulumi of Oyo state will spur him to do more for Islam and humanity.  Mr Abiola-Ajimobi said this after he was conferred with the title by the Chief Imam of Ibadanland, Sheikh AbdulGaniyy Abubakri at Ọja Ọba Central Mosque, […]Continue Reading