FG Insincere About Ending Killings By Insurgents, Herdsmen – Catholic Bishops

The Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) on Wednesday said the Federal Government had not shown willingness to end the spate of killings by the Boko Haram insurgents and herdsmen in the country. The Catholic bishops, who stated this in a statement by their President, Augustine Akubeze, and Secretary, Camillus Umoh, said the failure of the government to arrest the criminals showed its insincerity and lack of commitment to protecting lives and property in the country. The CBCN issued the statement to mark the Ash Wednesday, which marked the beginning…

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Isese Festival: Our Leaders Should Be Sworn In With Deities, Say Traditional Worshiper

A Lagos based traditionalist and worshipper of the Isese deity Sulaimon Arowolo Ajayi has advocated the introduction of traditional deities for swearing- in public officers into the office to forestall the high incidence of oath-breaking by public servants. Ajayi gave the suggestions while speaking to Waka About Africa on the occasion of the celebration of Isese Day.  Explaining the essence of the festival Ajayi said Isese is like Christmas. “Everybody gather together and celebrate Ifa, Sango. We have the same day feast for Isese, Ogboni, Ifa, Oro and so on…

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