Joshua Chizoma

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Doing Christianity The “Adefarasin Way”

By Joshua Chizoma On August 7, 2021, popular Nigerian pastor, Paul Adeolu Adefarasin, was honoured…

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Gospel Chants And The Evolution Of Worship Music In Nigeria

By Joshua Chizoma In the course of history, music has often been deployed by religious…

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Pilfering Money In God’s Name: How Nigerian Pastors Are Making The Gospel Look Like A Ponzi Scheme

By Joshua Chizoma “It is written, ‘my house shall be called a house of prayer’,…

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Sports And Mental Health: Why The Simon Biles Story Is Important

By Joshua Chizoma In the run-up to the Tokyo Olympics, much of the spotlight was…

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Nigerian Athletes Excel Globally, Not Because Of, But In Spite Of Nigeria

By Joshua Chizoma It is the Olympics season, which means that now is a good…

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Esther Benyeogo: Wearing Faith Like A Badge On A Music Talent Show

By Joshua Chizoma Everybody loves Esther Benyeogo. At least everyone who is currently hooked to…

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Why Do Nigerian Gospel Artistes Not Have Celebrity Status?

By Joshua Chizoma On August 19, 2015, (then) 43-year-old worship leader Chris Tomlin held his…

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Street Church: Making The Gospel Fun, Trendy And Relatable To A Younger Demographic

By Joshua Chizoma Proselytism is not an exclusively Christian thing. Most religions of the world actively…