Tag: Nigeria

Christian Association demands to meet senate over “divisive and ungodly” curriculum
West & Central Africa

Christian Association demands to meet senate over “divisive and ungodly” curriculum

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has called for a meeting with Senate President Bukola Saraki over a new school curriculum accused of “denigrating the founder of the Christian faith” in public schools. The Christian leadership accused the Nigerian Educational Research and Development Council (NERDC) of refusing to address concerns […]

General Gowon says grazing reserve will not stop attacks on Christian farmers by Fulani herdsmen
West & Central Africa

General Gowon says grazing reserve will not stop attacks on Christian farmers by Fulani herdsmen

Nigeria’s former Head of State and leader of ‘Nigeria Prays’ group, General Yakubu Gowon, has waded into the controversial grazing reserve plan by the federal government, which analyst say is a plan to ‘seize’ farmlands belonging to predominantly Christian farming communities and hand them over to Muslin Fulani cattle herdsmen. […]