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Is Dr. Abel Damina God's nemesis on fraudulent televangelists in Africa?
YAHAYA BALOGUN, Arizona, USA
At the inception of Dr. Damina's ministry, did anyone notice the scanty attendance of members in his religious sanctuary?
How do you eat?
Fr. PAT AMOBI CHUKWUMA
After exchanging pleasantries, my senior host who is aware of the poor living condition of my pastoral place of assignment and the harsh living condition in the country asked, 'How do you eat?'
THE CHRISTIAN WALK
7 Reasons The True Lord God Almighty created the human race
MOSHOOD FAYEMIWO, Cameron, Texas, USA
Life is not a serendipitous existence. You and I are here on planet earth for a purpose and this existential raison d'etre has been conveyed to us....
Dealing with the Spirit of Error (Part 2)
Pastor AMOS D. DADA, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Another prevalent spirit of error is that all religions serving the same God but with different names and methods.Another prevalent spirit of error is that all religions serving the same God but with different names and methods.
The challenges facing Coach Finidi George
CYRIL C. NWOKEJI, Belgium
Yes, the job of Super Eagles' coach is one of the most difficult any where on the globe! The last coach: Jose Peseiro confirmed this fact.

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"My Oga" Syndrome
LASERIAN UGOH, Maryland, USA
Governor Fubara of Rivers State had, hitherto, consistently referenced his predecessor, Chief Wike, as 'my oga' - local parlance for 'my master' (godfather).
Tighten your belt
Fr. PAT AMOBI CHUKWUMA
Our country Nigeria is like a plane taking off and landing in chaotic weather. Her pilot is not properly trained. Hence the take-off and landing are filled with uncertainties. ... our belts must remain tightened always until the expected pilot comes to power.

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The acronym of G.R.O.W.
Pastor AMOS D. DADA, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
The level of your growth determines the size of your financial fortunes or misfortunes.
CHANGEUP TONIC
It is well indeed…
GBENGA OWOTOKI, Florida, USA
Sometimes when it seems like things are falling apart, God's invincible hand is actually re-aligning forces around you to make things fall in place for you.

UZOKWE'S SEARCHLIGHT
Malaika by Miriam Makeba feat Alfred Uzokwe
ALFRED O. UZOKWE, Harrisburg, PA, USA
FROM THE PREACHER'S LENSES
Naomi's Daughter in- law and Rebecca's Daughter in- law
SAM AWEDA, Lagos, Nigeria
t is another Mother's Day when we honor our women who strive to live up to the expectations of their duties as mothers and wives.

FROM THE PREACHER'S LENSES
Ten years after-Victoria Oluranti Aweda (Nee Adebiyi) (02 55-05 11 2014) Lessons to learn
SAM AWEDA, Lagos, Nigeria
Eight years ago, marking two years of her exit, I researched in the Bible to know where the people who stopped breathing and laid under the ground are....
Re-engineering my home
Pastor AMOS D. DADA, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Some people say to me Pastor Dada you have stopped practicing engineering. My reply is usually that I may not be practicing Chemical Engineering but I am still practicing engineering albeit Jesus engineering.

THE CHRISTIAN WALK
PRAY FOR ME, MOSHOOD ADEMOLA FAYEMIWO; I am under spiritual attack!
MOSHOOD FAYEMIWO, Cameron, Texas, USA
Folks, I am being attacked, I mean virulent spiritual assaults by the denizens of darkness and evil.
Dealing with the Spirit of Error (Part 1)
Pastor AMOS D. DADA, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
There are two major spirits in operation over the whole earth: the spirit of truth and the spirit of error.
Victor Boniface and Nathan Tella: Deserved "Bundesliga" champions!
CYRIL C. NWOKEJI, Belgium
...happy and very proud of the achievements of our courageous patriots: Victor Boniface and Nathan Tella, for making Nigeria proud at the highest levels of world soccer....
Life After Life: A Tribute to Papa Pastor Monday Oseghale Oriabure!
YAHAYA BALOGUN, Arizona, USA
Papa Oriabure was an exceptional individual whose legacy of kindness and generosity continues to thrive through his beloved children and cheerful inlaws.
Renewed suffering
Fr. PAT AMOBI CHUKWUMA
The opposite of Hope is hopelessness. The opposite of election is selection. The opposite of winning is rigging. ... The opposite of truth is falsehood. The opposite of renewed hope is renewed suffering. These negative opposites are the nucleus of our present predicaments in this country..
Are you denying Jesus like Peter?
Pastor AMOS D. DADA, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
4. When you are always around people that are “persecuting” Jesus, making mockery, jokes and jest of Jesus and you are enjoying it.
UZOKWE'S SEARCHLIGHT
Playing and Dancing to Jerusalema by Nomcebo Zikode and Master KG featuring Alfred Uzokwe
ALFRED O. UZOKWE, Harrisburg, PA, USA
THE CHRISTIAN WALK
PROPHETIC FLASHBACK! O.J. Simpson and the certainty of eternity
MOSHOOD FAYEMIWO, Cameron, Texas, USA
Mr. Simpson can make peace with the Almighty God now before it is too late.
How are you making your money?
Pastor AMOS D. DADA, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
...we forget that when you make money the wrong way as 'they' do 'you die young and leave a beautiful corpse'
The Church breathes with multiplicity of 'lungs' beyond East & West Europe
Rev. Fr. FRANCIS A. OBORJI, The Vatican
As is often said, successful liturgical inculturation process makes the Christian liturgical celebration a cultural experience.
Self-love is not selfishness (Poem)
Rev. Sr. PRISCA O. NWOKORIE, Molfetta, Bari, Italy
Have confidence in yourself; And increase your self-esteem; You cannot change others to like you; You can change attitude to what happens; Self-love is a daily journey to self
The testimony time gone wrong (Featuring Dr. Paul Eneche)
Bishop DAVID IBELEME, St. Ann's, Port of Spain, Trinidad, West Indies
I want to wade in to the video that has gone viral in which a woman who was giving the testimony of how she became the first in her family to graduate from the University was "seemingly embarrassed" by her pastor, Dr. Paul Eneche.
UZOKWE'S SEARCHLIGHT
Nara Ekele Mo by Travis Greene and Tim Godfrey featuring Alfred Uzokwe
ALFRED O. UZOKWE, Harrisburg, PA, USA
Onyema's Air Peace: Peace be unto you and your Management!
YAHAYA BALOGUN, Arizona, USA
Kudos to Tinubu's administration, through its tireless Minister of Aviation, Festus Keyamo, for fighting and creating a price war in aviation travel in Nigeria.
My Month of Divine Acceleration
Pastor AMOS D. DADA, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Develop yourself in your area of expertise. Trees grow in two directions, down through the root and upwards to the sun through the stem. The deeper your root the taller your stem shall become.
Religion and my African brethren
YAHAYA BALOGUN, Arizona, USA
Religious idiosyncrasies have beclouded and rewired the mental and cultural default of some religious Africans.
THE CHRISTIAN WALK
Scrapbook for April Fool's Day: Laugh and crack-a-rib
MOSHOOD FAYEMIWO, Cameron, Texas, USA
April 1 is named FOOLS' DAY, after Steve April. He was born on 1st April 1579. He did 105 businesses in his lifetime, but none was fruitful. He lost all his father's assets, and so everyone started calling him the father of fools.
EASTER: Victory of Light over darkness
Fr. PAT AMOBI CHUKWUMA
After God illumined the darkness that overshadowed the whole world he said, 'Let us make man in our own image and likeness' (Gen. 1:26). God's image is the Light.
Mali 2, Nigeria 0: What really happened in yet another friendly encounter in Marrakech, Morocco?
CYRIL C. NWOKEJI, Belgium
THE CHRISTIAN WALK
BREAKTHROUGH NIGERIA 2024: Ebonyi here we come!
MOSHOOD FAYEMIWO, Cameron, Texas, USA
Finally, the week has come. We are drawing nigh to the hour when the True Lord God Almighty will make His sovereign powers known and His Awesomeness felt more than ever clearer and His Prodigious Omnipresence in Ebonyi State.
UZOKWE'S SEARCHLIGHT
Happy Easter Y’All - With an Igbo Easter Hymn (Feat Alfred Uzokwe)
ALFRED O. UZOKWE, Harrisburg, PA, USA
Pan-Africanism and today's self-determination struggle - Part 2
Rev. Fr. FRANCIS A. OBORJI, The Vatican
It is high time the African leadership takes up once more those historic speeches of Julius Nyerere on self-determination and independence of the aggrieved and oppressed ethnic nationalities or groups in Africa today and act on them.
Can a woman be anointed to Pastor and Teach? (Responding to the woman question in the Bible)
Bishop DAVID IBELEME, St. Ann's, Port of Spain, Trinidad, West Indies
This is an age old question which has caused a lot of controversies within the body of Christ.
Pararan mock news: The perfect Nigeria news for our time
OBEYA F. KIZITO, Pennsylvania, USA
Everything that had once given us [Nigerians] hope for a brighter day seems to have abandoned us and there is hopelessness in the land.
The budget padding palaver
Fr. PAT AMOBI CHUKWUMA
I always check my blood pressure whenever trillion is spoken about. There are millionaires and billionaires. Scarcely do I hear of trillionaires.
Go closer to God (Poem)
Rev. Sr. PRISCA O. NWOKORIE, Molfetta, Bari, Italy
Grow to see God as a friend; He can teach you amazing things; Walk towards Him for more enlightenment; Grow to know Him more intimately.
Pan-Africanism and today's self-determination struggle - Part 1
Rev. Fr. FRANCIS A. OBORJI, The Vatican
The neo-Pan-Africanism rhetoric among the African youths today is most noticeable during the recent standoff between France and its former colonies in West African Sahel region, namely, Niger Republic, Mali, Burkina Faso and Guinea Conakry, among others.
The "Black Stars" of Ghana fall to the Super Eagles of Nigeria in an exciting friendly, in Marrakesch, Morocco
CYRIL C. NWOKEJI, Belgium
FROM THE ARCHIVES: Remembering our Mamaláwo, Professor Sophie Oluwole
YAHAYA BALOGUN, Arizona, USA
Professor Sophie Oluwole was a cynosure of all eyes in the university community. 'Mamalawo' as she was popularly called in the literary circles, was Arogidigba (a timber and caliber) in the academic community.
Happiness amidst HARDSHIP
Fr. PAT AMOBI CHUKWUMA
As I was typing this write-up I got a sad report that a lady who boarded a boat intentionally jumped into the Lagos lagoon due to the unbearable hardship in the country. She ended her life just like that. I wonder if she is sure of making heaven where there is no hardship....
UZOKWE'S SEARCHLIGHT
If it is Springtime, it must be allergy time - Buckle up!
ALFRED O. UZOKWE, Harrisburg, PA, USA
In fact, many make time to go out into nature, at Springtime, just to view and appreciate the beauty of flowers and trees blooming.
Who else but prof Benjamin Nwabueze (1931-2023)
ERIC TENIOLA, Lagos, Nigeria
It was Professor Nwabueze's subcommittee that recommended the fifteen codes which a public officer must adhere to. If those codes had been enforced, I am sure this country would have been a better place.
THE CHRISTIAN WALK
You so-called dirty death, the last enemy: To Sylvanus Mangit Namang (1958-2024)
MOSHOOD FAYEMIWO, Cameron, Texas, USA
I saw Death. Yes Death, the implacable foe of the human race. It is a spirit, a fallen angel.
FROM THE PREACHER'S LENSES
Unique fearless pastors needed!
SAM AWEDA, Lagos, Nigeria
Pastors today want to associate with politicians and people in authority and covet their blessing and goods and refuse to tell them the truth.
Who is your God? Who is my God? Who is their God? One God?
YAHAYA BALOGUN, Arizona, USA
I feel disgruntled as a Muslim! The Holy Quran aptly posits that there should be no compulsion in religious beliefs. Why does the enforcement of the brutal parts of religion always target the vulnerable members of society?
Beauty beyond love (Poem)
Rev. Sr. PRISCA O. NWOKORIE, Molfetta, Bari, Italy
Love may come and go; But that does not change; Your beauty; In any single phase.
UZOKWE'S SEARCHLIGHT
Our “Wants” Versus our “Needs”
ALFRED O. UZOKWE, Harrisburg, PA, USA
Be careful so your 'wants' do not set you up for heartbreak and health challenges
FROM THE PREACHER'S LENSES
Whichever type of government: Only one thing is important
SAM AWEDA, Lagos, Nigeria
When in the past we operated the parliamentary system of Government and citizens were comfortable, it was not the system per se that made it possible....
FROM THE PREACHER'S LENSES
Politicians alone are not to blame for our hardship
SAM AWEDA, Lagos, Nigeria
I have not seen any other country like Nigeria where officers on monthly salary demand and take money from people he is paid to serve.
CHANGEUP TONIC
Where are you heading?
GBENGA OWOTOKI, Florida, USA
When we don't know where we are going, any road will take us there.
Your book of success; Their book of pretense!
YAHAYA BALOGUN, Arizona, USA
Professor Philip Alalibo's book elucidates suggested prescriptions on how to deconstruct and de-emphasize the mental confinement of the African people.
Ramadan: The Lessons of this period! (Poem)
YAHAYA BALOGUN, Arizona, USA
Ramadan,; A time to identify more; With the needies; And the destitute people.; A period that other periods; Follow for amity.
THE CHRISTIAN WALK
Stephen Osagiede Oronsaye: The rejected stone…
MOSHOOD FAYEMIWO, Cameron, Texas, USA
When Oronsaye and I spoke extensively on his predicament, I requested for three days to commune with His Eternal Excellency in prayer and directives.
Deal with your anger (Part 2)
Pastor AMOS D. DADA, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
The Holy Spirit will help you take the following steps to manage your anger:
The Silent Listener (Poem)
Rev. Sr. PRISCA O. NWOKORIE, Molfetta, Bari, Italy
I may think I am alone: But the universe is my guide: It hears my every plea: And takes me on a long journey
Nigerian women, the time has come (Poem)
YAHAYA BALOGUN, Arizona, USA
T- ime has blossomed you; I- nvest in Nigerian future politics; M- ove ahead of time to realize it; E- ducation isn't your burden!
William Troost-Ekong, alias "Rock of Gibralter": Best Player of AFCON 2023!
CYRIL C. NWOKEJI, Belgium
He rose virtually from the 'ashes' to unexpectedly make the AFCON 2023 Super Eagles' team, after the body language of the coach showed he might have become surplus to requirements.
UZOKWE'S SEARCHLIGHT
I propose “medivangelism” in Africa to save even more lives physically and spiritually
ALFRED O. UZOKWE, Harrisburg, PA, USA
THE CHRISTIAN WALK
Celebrating The Punch Newspapers of Nigeria at 50
MOSHOOD FAYEMIWO, Cameron, Texas, USA
I knew this day would eventually come. I predicted it. I waited for it, and it has arrived.
Believe (Poem)
Rev. Sr. PRISCA O. NWOKORIE, Molfetta, Bari, Italy
Success and failure do not define; The person that you are inside; So hold your head up high; And never let your spirit die
Hunger and desperation
Fr. PAT AMOBI CHUKWUMA
The cost of governance has eaten deep into the fabric of Nigerian economic existence. The Executive, Legislative and Executive Arms of government live in paradise while the poor masses live in hell.