Tag: Jerusalem

Lagos Will No Longer ‘Sponsor Pilgrims To Mecca, Jerusalem’ According To Governor Ambode

Lagos State Government has halted the sponsorship of both Muslims and Christians pilgrimages to Mecca in Saudi Arabia or Jerusalem in Israel. The state government said sponsoring such pilgrimages was an irresponsible way of spending tax payers’ money. This was disclosed by the Commissioner for Home Affairs in the State,[Read More…]

Jonathan To Pray For Nigeria In Jerusalem

President Goodluck Jonathan will during his two day visit to Jerusalem pray for Nigeria. The President departed Lagos on Friday and  arrived in Jerusalem on Saturday for the two-day pilgrimage. Jonathan will visit some other Christian holy sites during the pilgrimage and will observe the Jewish Sabbath on Saturday at[Read More…]