Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari declared winner of 2019 Presidential Elections




























After 3 days of counting and collation and at 3.00a.m. Wednesday morning (27 February 2019), the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, declared President Muhammadu Buhari the winner of the 2019 Presidential Elections.

The elections took place across the country on Saturday the 23rd of February 2019.

President Buhari representing the All Progressives Congress (APC) polled a total of 15,191,847 (56%) votes, winning in 19 of the states while Atiku Abubakar representing PDP received 11,262,978 (41%) of votes and won 17 states and Abuja.

Sunday, February 24, 2019

New Music: Amara - Miracle Working God | @amaragospel





































Amarachi Precious Emenike is out with a new single titled ‘Miracle Working God’ off her debut album ‘Get Connected’.

Amara expresses how faithful and awesome God is on this beautiful song, the reason for her worship also helps the listeners to reflect in the presence of God saying how mighty and awesome God can be.

Sunday, February 17, 2019

Here are the winners in the Christian/Gospel Categories of the 61st Grammy Awards







































The 61st Grammy awards took place on the 10th of February. Here are the winners of the various Christian Contemporary and Gospel categories with the nominees.

Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song
  • YOU SAY Lauren Daigle; Lauren Daigle, Jason Ingram & Paul Mabury, songwriters - WINNER
  • RECKLESS LOVE Cory Asbury; Cory Asbury, Caleb Culver & Ran Jackson, songwriters 
  • JOY. for KING & COUNTRY; Ben Glover, Matt Hales, Stephen Blake Kanicka, Seth Moslely, Joel Smallbone, Luke Smallbone & Tedd Tjornhom, songwriters 
  • GRACE GOT YOU MercyMe Featuring John Reuben; David Garcia, Ben Glover, MercyMe, Solomon Olds & John Reuben, songwriters 
  • KNOWN Tauren Wells; Ethan Hulse, Jordan Sapp & Tauren Wells, songwriters 

Friday, February 15, 2019

Presidential Elections postponed by a week to February 23 in Nigeria

Professor Mahmood Yakubu, INEC Chairman
Nigerians woke up today to news that the Presidential and National Assembly elections slated for today, February 16, has been postponed by a week to February 23.

The announcement was made by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Chairman,  Professor Mahmood Yakubu, in the wee hours of the 16th of February.

It also announced that the governorship and state house of assembly, FCT area council elections have also been shifted from March 2 to March 9.

According to INEC chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, the postponement was due to logistic and operational problems. This postponement of the election was reached after more than six hours of meeting between INEC chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu and 12 national commissioners in Abuja.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Video: If bible characters had phones by John Crist

What do you think would have happened if bible characters had phones? Well here is what comedian and viral sensation John Crist thinks.

However you have to tech savvy to understand the clip.

Enjoy ๐Ÿ˜

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

New Music: Kirk Franklin - Love Theory


























Multi Award Grammy winning Singer, songwriter and producer, Kirk Franklin has just released a new single with a video, titled "Love Theory"

According to Kirk in a tweet, "The love of Jesus is not the kind of love you can analyze in a class room or create a formula to examine its components. Its a gift that cost more than you could ever earn. LOVE THEORY."

Kechi gets Golden Buzzer in America's Got Talent Show



























Nigerian-American Kechi Okwuchi, popularly known as "Kechi" is back at "America's Got Talent". This time it is on “America’s Got Talent: The Champions” which started on Monday, January 28th with former winners and standout acts from different editions.

New Music: GOD ALONE by Tolu Odukoya-Ijogun























Tolu Odukogun-Ijogun has just released a new video of a song titled "God Alone". Tolu is the daughter of Pastor Taiwo Odukoya and late Pastor Bimbo Odukoya

Sunday, January 27, 2019

Six soldiers injured in attacks by Boko Haram at Borno military bases

It has been reported that Boko Haram attacked two military bases in Borno State, north of Nigeria. Six soldiers were injured in the attacks

The attacks were the latest against military targets in the region with security becoming a major campaign issue ahead of presidential and legislative elections next month.

Early on Sunday, troops fought off an attack by fighters believed to be from the Abubakar Shekau faction of Boko Haram in the town of Pulka along the border with Cameroon.

“The terrorists attacked around 1:15 am (0015 GMT) and soldiers engaged them in a 30-minute fight, forcing them to withdraw,” a military officer said in an account confirmed by another officer.

The fighters’ intention was to attack and loot the town after overrunning the base, said the officer, who asked not to be identified because he was not authorised to speak to the media.

Check out the top 10 countries in the 2019 list of "The 50 countries where it’s most dangerous to follow Jesus"





























Open Doors USA has released the 2019 World Watch List of "The 50 countries where it’s most dangerous to follow Jesus"

The top ten countries on this list are listed below:
  1. North Korea. Source of persecution - Communist and post-communist oppression
  2. Afghanistan. Source of persecution - Islamic Oppression
  3. Somalia. Source of persecution - Islamic Oppression
  4. Libya. Source of persecution - Islamic Oppression
  5. Pakistan. Source of persecution - Islamic Oppression
  6. Sudan. Source of persecution - Islamic Oppression
  7. Eritrea. Source of persecution - Dictatorial Paranoia
  8. Yemen. Source of persecution - Islamic Oppression
  9. Iran. Source of persecution - Islamic Oppression
  10. India. Religious Nationalism
Nigeria is ranked 12 on this list

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