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Monthly Archives: August 2018

FREE MEDICAL MISSION

The Honourable Member Representing Awka South 1 State Constituency in the Anambra State House of Assembly, Hon. Dr. Pharm. G. Nnamdi Okafor (Akajiugo Awka, Dikedioramma Okpuno) organizing a FREE MEDICAL MISSION for AWKA SOUTH LGA. DAY 1: Venue: Umuzocha Village Hall Date: Tuesday 14th August, 2018 Time: 9:00am prompt DAY 2: Venue: Umuogbunu Village Hall Date: Wednesday 15th August, 2018 ...

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St Mary’s Catholic Church Ora-Eri Welcomes New Priest

By Egodi Nkiruka Okeke Parishioners, friends, families and well-wishers converged at St Mary’s Catholic Church, Ora-eri, Aguata L.G.A. of Anambra State, on 5th August, 2018, to celebrate the newly ordained indigenous priest, Rev.Fr Valentine Kenechukwu Onyekwelu, who was ordained on 14th August, 2018 at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church, Ihiala. By His Lordship Most Rev. Kelvin C. Rhoades, the ...

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Attention, COOU Ag. VC

By Jude Atupulazi The university environment is supposed to be entirely devoted to learning and moulding of character. When it deviates from these and delves into such mundane stuff as we experience in everyday life outside the campus, then there may be cause to worry. That is my concern with the happenings at Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, COOU, lately. My ...

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‘Break Not’ Bishop Okoye Charges AUSTICA Graduates

…Praises Management for School Multi Projects By Chinecherem Efobi The Auilliary Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev Jonas Benson Okoye, has charged school certificates graduates of AUSTICA Memorial College Nanka, to take their good formation in AUSTICA to the outside world. Bishop Okoye gave this charge in his homily, on the occasion of the End of Academic Session /Graduation and ...

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Awka Diocesan Priests, Missionaries Everywhere- Bishop Ezeokafor

…Parleys with Awka Diocesan Laity Council on 3rd Interactive Session By Ifeoma Ezenyilimba The Catholic bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev Dr. Paulinus Ezeokafor, has said that priests of the diocese currently work as missionaries in many other archdiocese and dioceses that were in need of priests in all parts of the world. Bishop Ezeokafor, who stated this at the ...

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August Meeting is for Women Empowerment, not for Show Off- Lady Azodo

….Releases 2018 Message By Ifeoma Ezenyilimba The new Director of Catholic Women’s Organisation (C.W.O), Awka Diocese, Lady Theresa Chinyere Azodo has described the Annual August Meeting as a gathering meant for the training and empowerment of the women, not for show off. Lady Azodo, who made this known through her 2018 August Meeting message for the Catholic women, noted that ...

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St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Awgbu Marks Youth Week

By Ijeoma Okeke St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Awgbu, Mary-land, in Orumba North Local Government Area of Anambra State, came alive, August 5, as youths of the parish came together to mark the end of Youth Week Celebration in the Parish. The event which was a one week programme, lasted from 29th July to 5th August at the church’s premises. The ...

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Job Weds Joy

Unlike some persons who were born with golden spoons in their mouths, this man called Job Uwabuekwere was born with a cross in his mouth. His father died when he was three years old. He was left to care for his wretched mother, who ate from hand to mouth. She used to search under palm trees for palm-kernels to sell. ...

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Apapa Wharf road ready in September — NPA MD

The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Ms Hadiza Usman, has said that the 2km Apapa Wharf Road being reconstructed would be completed and opened to motorists by the end of next month. Usman made the disclosure in an interview in Lagos on Sunday. The managing director said that the reconstruction which would cost N4.34 billion would enable the Federal ...

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Ozubulu Church Massacre : One Year Memorial Service

The One Year Memorial Service of Ozubulu Massacre was recently held on 6th Augus 2018. This was to honour the victims of the mass shooting at St. Phillips Catholic Church Ofufe Amakwa Ozubulu which took the lives of 13 worshippers including Chief Cyprain Otuadimma Ikegwuonu, Ichie Akunwafor who is the father of the founder of Ebubechukwuzo Foundation Ozubulu, High Chief ...

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