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no responses. March 9, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Pope Francis Voices Support For Coronavirus Victims In Livestream Message


Pope Francis Voices Support For Coronavirus Victims In Livestream Message

Pilgrims and tourists scattered sparsely in the immense Saint Peter’s Square in Rome were able to listen to the pope’s talk on giant screens on Sunday […]

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no responses. March 3, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Pope Tests Negative on Coronavirus


Pope Tests Negative on Coronavirus

Reports say, Pope Francis has tested negative for the coronavirus after suffering a slight cold which led him to cancel several public gatherings. The Rome paper […]

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no responses. January 16, 2020 Enuwa Ochai

Pope Appoints First Woman As Junior Foreign Affairs Minister


Pope Appoints First Woman As Junior Foreign Affairs Minister

Pope Francis has for the first time promoted a woman to a junior ministerial post in the Vatican’s foreign affairs department. Italy-born Francesca Di Giovanni was […]

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no responses. January 13, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Retired Pope Benedict Warns Francis Against Relaxing Priestly Celibacy Rules


Retired Pope Benedict Warns Francis Against Relaxing Priestly Celibacy Rules

Report says retired Pope Benedict XVI has issued a defence of priestly celibacy in the Catholic Church as his successor considers easing a ban on married […]

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no responses. October 3, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Vatican Suspends Senior Employees, Clergy Over Police Raid


Vatican Suspends Senior Employees, Clergy Over Police Raid

Five Vatican employees, including the number two at the Vatican’s Financial Information Authority and a senior member of clergy, have been suspended following a police raid, […]

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no responses. June 10, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Pentecost : Pope Francis Decries Social Media Propaganda


Pentecost : Pope Francis Decries Social Media Propaganda

Pope Francis has lamented what he calls on us “culture of insults” in the world. In his homily during Pentecost Mass Sunday in St. Peter’s Square, […]

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no responses. January 19, 2018 Makcit Rindap

Sweet! Pope Francis Marries Couple On Chilean Flight


Sweet! Pope Francis Marries Couple On Chilean Flight

Love was in the air as a couple got wedded by Pope Francis aboard the Papal flight while heading to Chile. The Holy Father, Pope Francis, […]

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Pope makes historic visit to Rome Anglican church

no responses. July 23, 2017 Enuwa Ochai

Bishop Okpaleke: Pope Replies Recalcitrant Priests Of Ahiara


Bishop Okpaleke: Pope Replies Recalcitrant Priests Of Ahiara

Days after time ran out for the priests of Ahiara diocese, in Nigeria’s Imo state, to write and apologise for having refused to accept Bishop Peter […]

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no responses. June 29, 2017 Alu Azege

Pope Francis’ Senior Adviser Responds To Sexual Abuse Charges


Pope Francis’ Senior Adviser Responds To Sexual Abuse Charges

Cardinal George Pell, a senior adviser to Pope Francis, is taking leave from the Vatican to fight historical sexual assault charges in his home country of […]

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no responses. May 15, 2017 Victoria Gaji

Pope Francis Appoints Nigerian Archbishop As Vatican’s Representative To Ireland


Pope Francis Appoints Nigerian Archbishop As Vatican’s Representative To Ireland

Archbishop Jude Okolo is a career diplomat who speaks six languages including English. The Pope has named Archbishop Jude Okolo as his new ambassador to Ireland, […]

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no responses. March 4, 2017 Victoria Gaji

Donald Trump, Pope Francis And Others Nominated For 2017 Nobel Peace Prize


Donald Trump, Pope Francis And Others Nominated For 2017 Nobel Peace Prize

United States President, Donald Trump has been nominated for the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize.  Trump  was nominated by an unidentified American who wants him recognized for […]

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