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Anglican bishop suspended for allegedly having sex with wife of another priest

Rufus Adepoju, the Diocesan Bishop of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) of Ekiti West has been suspended over an alleged sexual misconduct.   Announcement of his suspension was conveyed in a letter dated December 11, 2020 and signed by the Primate of the Church of Nigeria, Most Rev Henry Ndukuba.   It was learnt that Adepoju who was allegedly […]

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Chief priest stabbed to death for impregnating Muslim lady in Delta

The Chief Priest of the Igbudu community in Warri South council area of Delta, Victor Alawuru, has been stabbed to death for allegedly impregnating a Muslim lady at Degbori Street in the Hausa Quarters axis of the community. The Nation reports that the victim impregnated a ‘Hausa lady’, which did not go well with her Muslim […]

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Catholic priest slumps and ‘dies’ while preaching during Sunday mass in Cameroon (Video)

A Catholic Priest slumped and ‘died’ on the altar during a Sunday mass in Deido, Cameroon. Rev. Fr. Jude, the Spiritual Director of Catholic Men Association (CMA) in Deido, was preaching the Homily yesterday while wearing a face mask before he paused for a moment and appeared to be struggling to breathe. A few seconds later, […]

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Catholic priest dies of Coronavirus complications in Enugu

Father Joachim Cabanyes, a priest of the Catholic Diocese of Enugu, has died of Coronavirus complications. The Spanish priest of the Opus Dei prelature died at the isolation centre of the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH) and has been buried according to the safety guidelines issued by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). […]

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Catholic Priest found dead in his car in Anambra

The parish priest of Holy Cross Parish in Oroma Etiti community of Anambra State, Rev Fr. Charles Okeke-Odogwu was found dead in his car on Tuesday March 24. Prior to his death, the Catholic Priest who managed Fr. Ohai Memorial Secondary School in Oroma- Etiti attended the regional meeting of his region of the Archdiocese […]

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Italian priest dies of coronavirus after giving his respirator to younger patient he did not know

An Italian priest who contracted coronavirus has died after giving his respirator to a younger patient who was also battling the illness. Friar Don Giuseppe Berardelli, 72, was the priest for the parish of Casnigo, a small village just 40 miles north east of Milan. He died in hospital in Lovere, Bergamo, one of the […]

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Catholic priest slumps and dies while officiating Mass in Rivers State

A Catholic priest slumped and died while officiating Mass in Rivers State on Sunday, March 22, 2020. Rev. Father Cyprian Kooro, of the St. Helen Catholic Church, Ogbogoro, Rivers State, was in the middle of celebrating Mass with his parishioners when he collapsed suddenly. He was immediately rushed to the University of Port Harcourt Teaching […]