Report: Churches Cost Taxpayers $71 Billion Annually

A new report from the Secular Policy Institute shows that tax exempt churches  cost US taxpayers $71 billion every year. Among the report’s findings: Each year religious groups receive $35.3 billion in federal income tax subsidies and $26.2 billion property tax subsidies. In addition, religious organizations also enjoyed approximately $6.1 billion in state income tax …

NIGERIA SPENDS N14,000 DAILY TO FEED EACH PRISONER

Nigerian government is annually spending N10billion for feeding of prisoners in the country, minister of Interior, AbdurRahman Dambazau has said. With the country’s estimated prison population of 57,000, the government is roughly spending N14,000 for a three-square meal of each prisoner per day. Speaking at a town hall meeting in Kaduna on Tuesday, Mr Dambazau …

Largest Church Auditorium In the World: 100,000 Seater Space Launched In Abuja

The Dunamis International Gospel Center opened its doors to the general public today, showing off its 100,000 seater auditorium. The dedication of the auditorium was the business of the day and the occasion drew a lot of behemoths in the Nigerian space. The likes of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Speaker Yakubu Dogara, former President Goodluck Jonathan, Dino …