Church of Nigeria


Okoh to intervene in Sapele dispute

Dispute has left the cathedral vacant, overgrown with weeds and a portion in need of structural repair.


GAFCON launches bishops' training institute

The GAFCON group has launched an international training school for new bishops, the Primate of Nigeria, the Most Rev. Nicholas Okoh announced last week.


Bishops are the problem with Anglicanism, GAFCON leader says

Bishops "tasked with defending the Church from false teaching actually promoted it," Archbishop Nicholas Okoh


Civil unrest cuts short Nigerian bishops meeting

The Church of Nigeria cut short the joint meeting of its standing committee and house of bishops following the threat of civil unrest by supporters of an independent Biafra.


Pagan - Christian clashes in Yorubaland

Under the cover of the start of the Carnival season, costumed members of a pagan religious cult have attacked Christians in a town in southwestern Nigeria’s Ekiti State.


Pastoral Letter from GAFCON Chairman Archbishop Nicholas Okoh

The English House of Bishops has failed so far to demonstrate that it has the will to resist compromise 


Muslim mob murders 8 in revenge attacks in Northern Nigeria

Bishop John Danbinta Garba reports a Muslim mob attempted to lynch a man who had converted to Christianity


Riot at Nigerian diocesan synod

Five injured in clashes with troops at the Diocese of Sapele synod meeting