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Muslim Group, MURIC, Backs Out Of Threat To Sue Falz Over ‘This Is Nigeria’.

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has backed down on its earlier threat to institute a court case against popular musician  Folarin Falana, A.K.A Falz, over his musical video, ‘This is Nigeria’. This is coming less than two weeks after the Muslim group had given Falz a seven-day ultimatum to withdraw the video it regarded as being offensive to the Muslim

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Rwanda Closes Hundreds of Churches.

Churches and other faith-based organization are in for a turbulent ride in Rwanda as the East African nation has, since January 2018, seen a massive crackdown and closure of places of worship. This is in pursuance of a new drive to tighten rules on registration of religious organizations and to reduce fraudulent practices, according to government sources. The authorities have

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Nigeria’s First Female Chartered Accountant Dies In Church.

Nigeria lost her first female chartered accountant, Chief (Mrs) Olutoyin Olusola Olakunrin, on Sunday 2nd June 2018. She amazingly passed on after slumping during church service at the St. Paul Anglican Church, Breadfruit, Lagos. She hailed from Gbagura, Abeokuta, Ogun State, and was married to Elder Simeon Olakunri, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN). The Late Mrs Olakunrin was 80

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A New Day For African Gospel Music.

With the advent of new and available technology for music and video production, the music industry in Africa has received a great boost in recent times. One genre of music that has benefited greatly from this change is gospel music. From professionally recorded and mixed sounds to world-class videos, the gospel music industry in Africa has taken a great leap

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