Tag: Matthew Kukah

APC Youth Forum call out Bishop Kukah; says the ‘supposed man of God is filled with so much bitterness and hate’

The Youth Forum of Nigeria’s ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has called out popular clergyman Bishop Matthew Hassan Kukah for his recent statements. NewsWireNGR reports that in his Christmas message on Friday, the bishop said there could have been a coup if a non-northern Muslim president does a fraction of[Read More…]

Father Kukah says there could have been a coup if a non-northern Muslim president does a fraction of what Buhari did

Matthew Kukah, bishop of Sokoto Catholic diocese, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of nepotism. In his Christmas message on Friday, the bishop said there could have been a coup if a non-northern Muslim president does a fraction of what Buhari did. He accused the president of institutionalising northern hegemony by[Read More…]

Fighting Corruption And Fixing Nigeria Requires More than a God-fearing Leader Says Bishop Matthew Kukah

Matthew Kukah, the Catholic bishop of Sokoto diocese, says fighting corruption and fixing Nigeria requires more than a God-fearing leader. Kukah said this on Tuesday at the launch of a book titled ‘The Shadow List’ written by Dr Todd Moss. He said to fight corruption and build the nation is[Read More…]

Bishop Kukah Says Govt Persecuting Nnamdi Kanu Only Serves To Strengthen The Biafra Movement

Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Matthew Kukah, expressed his belief that neither a military nor judicial solution to the Biafra crisis is tenable. Bishop Kukah made this statement in reaction to the fresh charges recently filed against Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) leader and Radio Biafra Director Nnamdi[Read More…]

Olusegun Adeniyi: Corruption War and the Old Soldier

It was with rapt attention that President Muhammadu Buhari listened to members of the National Peace Committee headed by former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, at the session he held with them on August 11 this year. The kernel of their intervention was that in fighting corruption, the president[Read More…]

Buhari’s Ministers Must Declare Assets Publicly – Bishop Kukah

The Bishop, Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Matthew Kukah, says there is a need for President Muhammadu Buhari’s ministers to publicly declare their assets just as Buhari did last month. Kukah, who is also a member of the National Peace Committee, said this at an annual programme titled, “The Platform,” which[Read More…]

‘Dora Akunyili Demonstrated That Public Office Is An Opportunity To Be Noble’

Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Matthew Kukah has urged political office holders to emulate Late Minister of Information, Professor Dora Akunyili who he said demonstrated that public office is an opportunity to be noble. Kukah gave the charge in his homily at the Requiem Mass in Akunyili’s honour at the Our[Read More…]