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Muslim millionaire who moved the world by giving all his wealth to charity dies from cancer (photos)

Ali Banat passed away after battling with stage four cancer for two years - In 2015, doctors told him he only had months to live - He, however, beat the odds and lived two years longer - Banat extraordinarily gave out all his wealth in the months building up to his passing CRESTNEWSNG.com has learnt that a young Muslim millionaire who gave away the majority of his vast wealth to charity, has passed away. Ali Banat, an Australian businessman, was diagnosed with cancer in 2015, with doctors informing him that he only had…

Ramadan: Woe to those who use unjust measurement – Cleric in Enugu warns traders

An Islamic cleric in Enugu, Sheikh Abdul Ishola, has advised traders to desist from using unjust measurement to defraud their customers in market places - Ishola warned traders to also refrain from selling fake products to people in order to make undue profit - The cleric said that those who practice such things are cursed according the Qu'ran An Enugu-based Islamic cleric, Sheikh Abdul Ishola, has called on traders to shun unjust measurement purposely meant to cheat and defraud customers. Ishola, the chief missioner of…

Mixed reactions as members of Ibadan church claim that Jesus revealed himself in ‘diamond stone’ through a woman

Believers around the world tend to share photos of wonders and miracles witnessed. Both Muslim and Christian believers do this just to show how marvelous their belief is. There have been stories of the image of Jesus Christ being sighted in unbelievable places and even Muslims have shared photos of sighting of Arabic inscriptions in different places. Another alleged sighting of the image of Jesus Christ has been reported. The members of a church in Ibadan, Oyo state, claimed that the image of Jesus Christ was revealed…

Ibo man in Owerri changes name after conversion to Islam (photos)

An Ibo man in Imo state has converted from Christianity to Islam - The young, formerly known as Emmanuel Acholonu, became a Muslim on Saturday, May 19 - He is now to be referred to as Muhammad Mustapha Acholonu On Saturday, May 19, the Islamic population in Nigeria grew at least by one more head count as a young man in Imo state was welcomed into the religious circle following his open conversion from Christianity. READ ALSO: Family reveals natural cure for staphylococcus, syphilis, gonorrhea and other related infections…

My daughter wants to be the next emir of Kano – Sanusi

Emir Muhammadu Sanusi II refrains from disclosing the identity of one of his daughters who wants to succeed him - He insists the $20 billion allegations of fraud he made before he was suspended as the governor of the apex bank remains unaccounted for - Islamic preacher faults wedding of Ganduje’s daughter to Ajimobi’s son The second most ranked Muslim leader in Nigeria, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has disclosed that one of his daughters wants to succeed him as the emir of Kano. The Cable reports that Sanusi made the disclosure in…

Sultan calls on Muslims to look for new moon on Saturday, March 17

The Sultan of Sokoto urges Muslims to report the sighting of the new moon to the Sultanate council - The monarch prays for peace and unity in the country - Muslim groups criticises WAEC over 2018 exams timetable The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, on Friday, March 16, called on Muslims to look out for the new moon of Rajab 1439AH. The monarch made the call in Sokoto in a statement signed by Professor Sambo Junaidu, the Wazirin Sokoto and chairman of the advisory committee on religious affairs to the Sultanate…

Jubilation as Nigerian Catholic bishop resigns after pressure

Massive jubilation by parishioners of the Roman Catholic Church in Imo state greeted the news that Pope Francis, its spiritual head, had accepted the resignation letter of the embattled bishop of Ahiara Diocese, Peter Ebere Okpalaeke. Multiple reports quoted a Vatican statement as saying the pope had accepted the resignation of Peter Ebere Okpaleke as bishop of the diocese of Ahiara adding that the position had been declared vacant and that a papal administrator would run it for the time being. Fides, the Vatican’s…

Police uncover ritualist’s den with shallow graves in Osun

Police have uncovered ritualist's den in Osun state - The state CP, Fimihan Adeoye, said the police acted on a tip off and they swooped on the den where two persons believed to be siblings were arrested - He said that the leader of the syndicate was at large but said the police were on his trail Residents of Ilobu town in Osun state were shocked as men from the Osun state police command stormed the town and uncovered a ritualist den with some shallow graves. Punch reports that the ritualist den which is located inside a big…

Apostle Suleman told me to make a false confession – Stephanie Otobo claims

You may recall that the general overseer of Omega Fire Ministry was allegedly involved in a scandal with upcoming singer Stephanie Otobo - Months after the news of the scandal broke, the upcoming singer later came out to deny the accusations she made against the pastor, stating that she was paid to frame him - However, Otobo has released a new video claiming that she was forced to make the confessions she made In a video that was recently released, upcoming actress Stephanie Otobo who accused Apostle Johnson Suleman…

I was born to help destroy religion – Young Nigerian man spits fire, says God is really mad (photos)

A young Nigerian man has denounced God claiming that religion is a scam - The young man who shared his views on social media also claimed that he was born into the world to destroy religion - He noted that Africans had their religion before foreigners introduced Christianity and Islam A young Nigerian man identified as Okereke Chinaka has denounced God in a post he shared on social media. The young man claimed that religion is a scam introduced to confuse people, adding that his mission is to destroy religion. The man who…

Stick to your religious calling – Presidency blasts CAN secretary Musa Asake

The presidency has issued a warning to the general secretary of the Christian Association of Nigeria - Presidential spokesperson, Garba Shehu, asked Musa Asake to stick to his religious calling - He debunked claims by CAN that the nation's constitution has been violated The senior special assistant to the president on media and publicity, Garba Shehu, has urged the general secretary of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Musa Asake, to face his religious calling and desist from meddling into politics, Crest reports.…

Here are 13 top prophecies of Brother Joshua Iginla that came to pass in 2017

As has become the norm, each year, religious leaders in Nigeria release the prophecies for the forthcoming year. While many are fulfilled, some of such predictions become questionable and controversial. In the case of the founder and senior pastor of Champions Royal Assembly, Abuja, Bro Joshua Iginla, 13 of his prophecies for 2017 were including both Nigeria and the political developments in other countries of the world were fulfilled. Here are the 13 predictions as released by the church: 1. ROBERT MUGABE’S RESIGNATION AS…

There is nowhere in the bible were it is written that tithing is compulsory – MFM founder Pastor Olukoya reportedly reveals

The issue of tithing is still eliciting responses from all over the country This time, Pastor D.K Olukoya of MFM Church has shared his thoughts on the matter He said paying tithes is not compulsory In recent times, there has been a large debate about whether Christians should pay tithes. People like popular OAP Freeze have been at the forefront of this. Freeze regularly takes to his social media pages to give biblical evidence about why Christians are not under any obligation to pay tithes as many pastors preach. His…

Cardinal Okogie blasts Pastor Adeboye over plans to build more churches

Cardinal Anthony Olubunmi Okogie has condemned Pastor Adeboye's plan to build more branches of RCCG - The archbishop also said most churches are nothing but business centres He argued that more church buildings will only add to the problem the nation is facing The archbishop emeritus of the Catholic Archdiocese of Lagos, Cardinal Anthony Olubunmi Okogie, has condemned the plan by the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, to build new church branches. Okogie, in an interview…