Tag Archives: Atheist Society of Nigeria

Exclusive Interview with Calistus Igwilo – President, Atheist Society of Nigeria

by | September 25, 2017

— Calistus Igwilo is the President of the Atheist Society of Nigeria, who was kind enough to give an extensive, exclusive interview with me. Here we talk about religious faith, atheism, and religion in Nigeria. — Scott Douglas Jacobsen: Was there a family grounding in religious faith? Calistus Igwilo: I was baptized a Catholic, couple of… Read more »

Chat with Isaiah Akorita – Head, Media Campaign Team, Atheist Society of Nigeria

by | September 24, 2017

Scott Douglas Jacobsen: How did you become an atheist? Isaiah Akorita: I wouldn’t say it was a single day. I was raised in a kind of liberal Christian home and although church attendance was strongly encouraged, I wouldn’t say my family was really fanatic about Christianity. I started having doubts in my University, late 2011 and early… Read more »

In Celebration of Dr. Leo Igwe

by | August 26, 2017

Scott Douglas Jacobsen Dr. Leo Igwe has been awarded the Distinguished Services to Humanism Award by the International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU). We have written a number of articles together in a question and answer format. It was a pleasant surprise to him, apparently (Brayton, 2017). I am happy to see someone well-deserving of… Read more »