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A MEMORABLE EPIPHANY

A very big and excited crowd assembled in Ganawuri, Riyom Local Government of Plateau State on Epiphany Sunday 2019 to witness the birth of a new pastoral area, St. Thomas Pastoral Area, Nkun-Ganawuri, carved out of St. Lawrence Parish, Riyom, Jos Archdiocese. I administered to 370 candidates the Sacrament of Confirmation, witnessed 73 marriages and […]

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THANK YOU JESUS

I glorify and praise you JESUS for a generally peaceful and enjoyable Christmas in Plateau State and indeed Nigeria. I acknowledge with great gratitude JESUS your graciousness and goodness. Among other things you made possible during the Christmas period were the successful meeting in Jos with 230 unemployed youths; the interaction and sharing of Christmas […]

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CELEBRATION GALORE!

Irrespective of the security challenges faced  some weeks ago in Jos and environs, the  Lord continues to graciously bless  us in many ways. The gratitude, joy and faith  of the people are  irrepressible as witnessed by the large gathering at our Holy Mass today in St. Benedict’s parish Mista Ali, where 335 persons were confirmed, […]

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THE CHRISTIAN FAITH OF OUR PEOPLE IS INCREDIBLE

I had the opportunity today, the 24th Sunday of the Year, after returning yesterday from the conference of the Catholic Bishops’ of Nigeria in Sokoto, to  pray with parishioners of St. Francis Parish Fwapwa,  who gathered in Doi village of Jos South Local Government in honour of  the 17 persons killed and 11 injured and now […]

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60 YEARS OF DIVINE FAVOUR

Profound thanks to all who prayed, blessed and encouraged me on the 31st of July.  Daily, during the Holy Mass, I thank God for the gift of His life to me and praise Him for many others who have touched, shaped and transformed my life by their loving understanding and even misunderstanding. At sixty (60), […]

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KILLINGS IN PLATEAU STATE AGAIN?

I am very far from Nigeria but the sad and bad news from Plateau State are not far from me. I hear that herdsmen are on the prowl again and there is bloodshed, murder of infants, youths, men and women in huge numbers in our beloved land of “peace and tourism”. The flagrant and despicable […]

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SEEK PEACE : THE 101st GERMAN KATHOLIKENTAG, 2018

SEEK PEACE is the theme of the 101st German Katholikentag (a festival-like gathering organized by the German Catholic laity) holding in Muenster from 9th to 13th May, 2018. Civil dignitaries, Cardinals, Bishops, priests, religious, many youths and lay adults in great numbers are attending the event from different parts of the world, cultures and religions. […]

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RECOWA PEACE COMMITTEE INAUGURATION

The RECOWA Peace Committee was inaugurated in Abuja, Nigeria, at the Catholic Resource Centre on the 12th April, 2018 by the President of RECOWA Most Rev. Ignatius A. Kaigama. The occasion was witnessed by dignitaries including Ambassadors of various countries, a large number of members of the Catholic Women Organization of  Nigeria and representatives of […]

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