U.S. ban on foreign abortion funds hits family planning work in Ethiopia: NGO

The U. S. government reinstatement of bans on groups that provide abortions is endangering family planning works being done in Ethiopia, according to an NGO official. Adam Zeleke, a Senior official at the Family Guidance Association of Ethiopia (FGAE) which at 51 years old is Ethiopia’s oldest family planning organisation, said on Thursday that up……

President Trump bans abortion in US

Trump delivering his speech on inauguration U.S. President Donald Trump has revoked the Presidential Memorandum on Mexico City Policy and Assistance for Voluntary Population Planning, which allowed voluntary abortion in the U.S. Trump, who has made anti-abortion policy one of his campaign promises, announced the revocation on Monday, according to the President’s statement issued by…

Pope Francis grants all Catholic priests power to forgive abortion

Leader of the Catholic Church, Pope Francis on Monday empowered all Roman Catholic priests to forgive abortion, a right previously reserved for bishops or special confessors. The Pope who has demanded more inclusiveness and forgiveness in the Roman Catholic Church made the announcement in a document known as an “apostolic letter” after Sunday’s close of…

Face of “He Goat” Pastor who raped over 30 Girls

The Lagos state command is currently investigating the general overseer of ‘Tongue of Fire Restoration Ministry’ for a case of abduction, defilement and abortion. On 30/6/2016, the command received a report that the suspect, a pastor with a church situated on Jacob Taiwo Street Oshodi was harbouring some young girls and freely having unlawful carnal…

Stakeholders condemn Health Minister’s plans to push for contraceptives

Some civil society organisations (CSOs) on Thursday condemned the proposal by the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, to push for the use of contraceptives among women and girls. They said at a news conference in Lagos that it was deceptive and harmful to moral values as it would further encourage abortion.