Monthly Archives: March 2018

Soludo Pays WAEC Fees for 128 Students

A renowned economist and former Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, has given out N1.92m to the management of Holy Child Secondary School, Isuofia, for the payment of the WAEC fees of 128 students of the school. The largesse was part of his pledge to the school during his historic visit to the institution barely one year ...

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I thought it was Only Me…

These days, it is easy to hate Nigeria, to hate her leaders and to hate everything therein. This is no thanks to happenings in the country, a country where things have been done the same way for years without positive results; yet, we persist in continuing that way and failing. I have often mulled over what transpires in Nigeria while ...

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Ecuador Shelter Serves Patients and Orphaned Children with HIV

The San Luis Gonzaga shelter in Guayaquil, Ecuador, provides free lodging and care for people with HIV, including children who lost their parents due to the illness. An outreach of the Archdiocese of Guayaquil, the shelter has a capacity of 40 people, mostly low-income patients who are provided housing until they can receive medical care in hospitals. Food, transportation, lodging ...

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LG Autonomy: Bishop Ezeokafor Gives Support

The Catholic bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor, has condemned the assault on the Archbishop of Owerri, His Grace Most Rev. Anthony Obinna, warning those behind the act to refrain from such or attract God’s wrath. Bishop Obinna narrowly escaped a mob action at the altar during a commendation Mass at St. Michael’s Catholic Church organized in honour ...

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Why We Attacked Igbo Leaders – IPOB

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, says its aversion to the policies of the late pioneer president of Nigeria, Nnamdi Azikiwe, and the attempt to honour him at a function by Igbo leaders in Enugu was why its members attacked the Igbo elders. IPOB which rendered apologies over the incident, had 20 of its members arrested by the police in ...

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Laity Council Awka Diocese Flags Off 2018 Laity Week

The Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev Paulinus Ezeokafor, has  on Sunday, March 4th, 2018, declared the laity week open, it  was tagged’ Nigeria Laity, Deepening the Priestly, Kingly and Prophetic Roles’ and  was held at St Joseph Pro Cathedral, Ekwulobia, Aguata L.G.A of Anambra State. The laity week, which is the annual Lenten event, coincided with the Inauguration ...

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Tripartite Celebration: HGA celebrates 15th Anniversary

Holy Ghost Academy Amaokpala, Orumba North L.G.A. Anambra State on Saturday, 3rd March, 2018 had different calibers of personalities converge in the school as they celebrated their 15th year of existence, feast day and also had their inter-house sports competition. The event which also had the launching of their school magazine, ‘The counsellor’ Vol.2, No.3 began with a holy Eucharistic ...

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Anambra EXCO Not Sacked – Obiano

Contrary to widespread media reports that the Anambra State Government had sacked her executive council, the entire government machinery remains intact. The State Commissioner for Information and Communication Strategy, Ogbuefi Tony Nnacheta, stated this on behalf of Gov Willie Obiano at a media briefing in his office in Awka last Thursday. Jude Atupulazi reports. Few days ago, the news media ...

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