- Nov 26, 2020
One of Nigeria’s leading bishops says the xenophobic attacks against Nigerians and other foreign nationals in South Africa is “sad, and it is hard to know how Africa got to this stage.”
Implementing sharia law in northern Nigerian states a generation ago has not produced the effects promised, according to a Catholic bishop of the region.
As Cardinal John Onaiyekan of Abuja, Nigeria, prepares for retirement, arguably the most prominent Nigerian theologian in America says he’ll be remembered as a unifying force both in the Church and in the country.
Bishop Matthew Hassan Kukah of Sokoto is trying to get millions of children off the streets of Nigeria, despite the objections of some Islamic religious leaders.
As Africa’s most populous nation heads to the polls in 2019, Nigerian Bishop Matthew Kukah said it would be “the greatest miracle” if the elections are successfully organized.
A leading Nigerian bishop says religious leaders in the country are “as divided as the people” and “seduced by the power of politicians.”