Reminder: Red Wednesday, November 18, 2020

The Persecution of Christians is Increasing So is anti-religious violence. On Wednesday, November 18, Aid to the Church in Need Canada (ACN) will be marking Red Wednesday for the third consecutive year, despite the COVID-19 pandemic. Through the use of technology, Archbishop Ignatius Kaigama of Abuja, Nigeria, Sister Micheline Lattouf of Lebanon, the archbishops of […]

ACN Success Story in Nigeria: Completion of St Patrick’s Cathedral!

Nigeria Completion of St Patrick’s Cathedral a Success! By Amanda Bridget Griffin, ACN Canada In summer 2018 we at ACN Canada decided that it was important to talk to our Canadian benefactors, through a fundraiser, about Nigeria done later that year.  Why? Some background. In early June, we received the charismatic Archbishop Ignatius Kaigama, then archbishop […]

ACN News – The nightmare of Fulani herdsmen attacks in Nigeria

An ACN Press Release – for Immediate Release Nigeria The nightmare of Fulani herdsmen attacks Msgr. Kaigama sends out a call to terrorists ACN Canada’s fundraising campaign for Nigeria underway   Montreal, November 9, 2018 – The city of Jos in Northern Nigeria has suffered severely from many long years of inter-religious violence at the […]

An interview with Archbishop Ignatius Ayau Kaigama of Nigeria

Nigeria ACN Feature – Corruption is as great a danger as Boko Haram An interview with Archbishop Ignatius Ayau Kaigama of Nigeria Nigeria is Africa’s most densely populated country. About 20 million of a total of approximately 170 million Nigerians are Catholic. The greatest challenges currently facing the country are the terrorist organization Boko Haram […]