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More than half of Nigerian food aid is ‘stolen’, admits government
Uncategorised West & Central Africa

More than half of Nigerian food aid is ‘stolen’, admits government

The Nigerian government has revealed that more than half of food aid meant for the internally Displaced People (IDP) in the north east of the country, where Boko Haram has devastated predominantly christian communities and destroyed several churches, has been “diverted”. Vice-president Yemi Osinbajo standing in after the medical absence […]

Nigerian Christians protest against “obnoxious” curriculum that undermines their faith
West & Central Africa

Nigerian Christians protest against “obnoxious” curriculum that undermines their faith

The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, this week condemned the federal government’s attempt to undermine Christianity in Nigerian schools by introducing a curriculum that has made Islamic religious studies in schools mandatory while relegating Christian religious studies. The President of the Association, the Rev Samson Olasupo A Ayokunle, met with […]