Home » Archives by category » Opinion (Page 7)

HOW ARE YOUR MANNERS?

Be courteous. 1 Peter 3:8 NKJV Common courtesy is becoming less common every day. And that’s too bad because God says, “Be courteous… that you might inherit a blessing” (1Pt. 3:8-9 NKJV). We wonder about pleasing God. Preachers have made it complicated by giving a series of long, drawn-out, deeply painful acts designed to please […]

The Christian and the outcast

The original osu were believed to be persons who had been convicted of particular sacrilegious acts that were forbidden by society and had to be outlawed, ostracized or excommunicated, while some others were said to have become osu simply because they associated with those society had ostracized and dedicated to some deity, for instance, by […]

A rapist and his victim

Every day, we read on the pages of Nigerian newspapers or hear over the radio and television, of chilling reports of the activities of rapists in the country. Long before the explosion of our so called civilization, we hardly heard of rape. Raping was almost alien to us in Nigeria. So also was armed robbery […]

Where are the Christian soldiers in Nigeria? By Evans Nmezi

Destruction and persecution await those that bomb the churches, persecute the Christians for they shall for ever suffer the wrath of Jehovah (Duet. 11:4-7). He would fight for Christians and make the blood thirsty Boko Haram militants powerless. The Northern extremists like Edomites were born to become Sodom and Gomorrah uninhabited for all time having […]

Boko Haram attacks: Igbos must come home; Nigeria, a fraud

Sir Temple Ogueri Onyeukwu, a retired Airforce officer is the National leader of Turning Point Youth Empowerment Initiative; social and anti corruption crusaders. Fellow; the Institute of Chartered Management Accountants and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria. He holds a Masters degree from the University of Benin and a Bachelor of Science Degree from […]

Between idolatry and prosperity gospel

It  becomes   necessary  in  this   comparative  exercise  to  make attempts to state what the Christianity as espoused by its founder, our Lord Jesus Christ is in reality. One can only do this successfully by going to the holy Bible for the ground norms of Christianity propounded by the founder, and then juxtapose them with the […]

Dana plane crash Reactions

‘”The Dana Airline crash is one gruesome disaster too many for Nigeria. Our deep sympathies go to the families of the victims, especially those very eminent Imo citizens – Prof. C.O.E. Onwuliri, Dr Levi Ajuonuma, etc. May their humble souls rest in peace in the Lord”. -Prof. J. Nwigwe   “…While we cannot question God, […]

What is killing off Africa men in America?

Up until six years ago, Africans inAmerica, especially the Nigerians, started to express quiet discontent on the prevalent increase in the observance of wake-keeping for relations who died at home. Fueled by the need to raise money needed to give the dead a befitting burial, the culture of wake-keeping, for some, grew into another reason […]