Tag: CAMA

CAMA 2020: CAN drags Federal Government to court

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has filed a lawsuit before the Federal High Court Abuja challenging the legality of the just gazetted controversial Companies and Allied Matters Act 2020 (CAMA). CAN disclosed this in a statement signed on Monday by its General Secretary, Joseph Bade Daramola, noting that the[Read More…]

FG says CAMA not targeted at churches, mosques and other religious bodies

The Federal Government has assured provisions of the Companies and Allied Matters Act 2020 (CAMA) were not targeted at churches, mosques and other religious bodies. It said insinuations being read to the law were wrong and mischievous. Senior Special Assistant to the President on Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Ita Enang,[Read More…]

Oyedepo’s unholy anger over CAMA and Nigeria’s karma

Is the church an enterprise? Yes. Is the church a place of spiritual alliance with the creator? Yes. Naturally, the church as an industry should be detached from incorporeal control. Both must not be conflated. There is the tabernacle of God, which no mundane or terrestrial order has power over,[Read More…]

Vincent Okonkwo: The Boy Who Cried Wolf – The misinterpretations of the CAMA Act 2020

A Rejoinder to “State Theft, Cronyism and Civil Right Violations: Inside the Hidden Horrors of the CAMA 2020 Bill” as featured on NewsWireNGR on 16th of August 2020. Imagine you woke up from a bad dream, only to find out that you are in another bad dream and then you[Read More…]

Government cannot appoint men over churches; Oyededo kicks against CAMA

The bishop of Living Faith Church Worldwide, David Oyedepo, has rejected the application of the Company and Allied Matters Acts (CAMA) in churches. President Muhammadu Buhari signed CAMA into law on August 7, 2020. Under the law, religious bodies and charity organisations will be strictly regulated by the registrar-general of[Read More…]

State Theft, Cronyism and Civil Right Violations: Inside the Hidden Horrors of the CAMA 2020 Bill

Imagine you woke up from a bad dream yesterday, only to find out that you are in another bad dream today. Then you wake up from it tomorrow, only to find yourself in another bad dream, which gives way to yet another nightmare and so on in that manner, like[Read More…]