Our Reporter on 07th Jan

RENOWNED Nigerian prophet, Temitope Balogun Joshua, commonly known as TB Joshua, gave his annual prophecy on Southern Africa last Sunday. My interest however, is not in all the issues the pastor of the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) tackled but those that border on the economy, especially for Southern Africa under which Zambia falls. In his...

Our Reporter on 31st Dec

It has not been business as usual in Ikotun-Egbe, Lagos, since the tragedy that befell the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN). It would be recalled that on September 12, 2014, a guesthouse collapsed in the church’s premises in Lagos, killing at least 115 people, 84 of them South Africans. That prompted the former Lagos Governor, Babatunde Fashola,...

Our Reporter on 22nd Oct

In the month of September this year, two major sad incidents occurred to the world Islamic community – the ‘crane crash’ and the ‘stampede’ which both took place at Mecca, Saudi Arabia. This led to the death and injuries of thousands of pilgrims that went for this year’s Hajj in the Holy Land. Coincidentally, in the same month last year,...

Our Reporter on 09th Oct

The Coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CCSOs) has accused the Lagos State Government of trying to subvert justice in the ongoing trial involving Synagogue Church of All Nations and the state. The group’s National Publicity Secretary, Mr. Adams Sanusi, in a press statement, said the group wishes “to draw the attention of Nigerians to a grand...

Our Reporter on 26th Jul

PROPHET T. B. Joshua atop a bicycle, riding leisurely, Prophet T. B. Joshua taking an evening walk outside the walls of his Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN), Prophet T.B. Joshua stopping for a minute or two to watch some men chatting away at a game of draughts. These are by no means common sights. But one man has seen them all. “Personally,...

Our Reporter on 24th Jul

An article published by ‘The International Journal Of Scientific Engineering And Research’ (IJSER) has questioned the verdict of a Lagos State Coroner’s Court ruling the tragic collapse of a building within The Synagogue, Church Of All Nations (SCOAN) last year was due to structural failure. The respected international journal published the article...

Our Reporter on 18th Jul

Lagos State Government has changed its confession and position on The Synagogue, Church Of All Nations, just eight days after the official verdict of the coroner’s inquest. ...

Our Reporter on 11th Jul

A group of youths across the 19 states of the North under the aegis of ‘Coalition of Northern Youths,’ has faulted Thursday’s verdict of the Lagos coroner’s court which indicted the Synagogue Church Of All Nations (SCOAN), describing it as judicial ravings and a rape of justice.   Addressing journalists after its emergency meeting...

Our Reporter on 08th Jul

The coroner investigating the causes of death in the collapse of the Synagogue, Church of All Nations(SCOAN) building has passed its verdict today Wednesday July 8, 2013. According to the recommendations read out by Chief Magistrate Oyetade Komolafe, the Lagos State Government should review the issuance of building permit to builders. ...

Our Reporter on 13th Mar

Counsel to The Synagogue, Church of All Nations (SCOAN), Olalekan Ojo has faulted some important aspects of the COREN/NBRIRI investigative report submitted to the coroner by Engineer Victor O. Oyenuga who also doubles as witness representing both professional bodies. ...