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Monthly Archives: August 2018

Chimamanda Adichie Recieves Honorary Degree From University Of London

Nigerian writer and activist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has received an Honorary Doctor of Literature (DLit) degree from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London. According to the school’s website, ‘Chimamanda’s books have challenged perceptions around issues such as identity and race, and her internationally renowned TED talk ‘We should all be feminists’ had a global impact ...

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Leo Nwuba Throws Support Behind Mrs. Obiano CAFÉ Initiative

…Donates 2-Bedroom Bungalow to Widow in Awka … As Family Unites with Missing Mother 38 Years after By Ifeoma Ezenyilimba In what he described as tapping from the magnanimous and benevolence spirit of the wife of the Executive Governor of Anambra State, Her Excellency, Chief Mrs. Ebelechukwu Obiano, the Transition Committee Chairman of Awka South Local Government Council, Hon. Leo ...

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Anambra Govt Tasked to Enroll Motherless Kids in Conventional Schools

…As Engr. Okoro Hosts July Babies’ Day Celebration at Lumen Amusement Par By Chioma Ndife The Anambra State Government has been urged to enroll vulnerable children in the state owned Model Community Children’s Daycare Centre in conventional schools and to establish skill acquisition programmes in the home. The founder of Okolo Cajetan Foundation, solely established for orphaned and vulnerable children, ...

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Floods Carry Vehicles In Niger State After Heavy Rain..

The residents of Niger state are calling on the state and federal government to come to their aid over the bad state of Karamin-rami Bridge in Mashegu local government area of Niger State, which has worsened their plight. According to reports, the road is too bad, from Kontagora region to Makera area of Niger State as some vehicles including heavy ...

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Bishop Okoye Visits St Mary’s Parish Achina, Blesses fathers Rectory, Office Complex Commissions Borehole

By Amaka Olua The Auxiliary Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Awka, His Lordship Most Rev Jonas Benson Okoye, on Sunday, August 12, 2018, paid a Pastoral Visit to St Mary’s Catholic Church, Achina, Aguata L.G.A Anambra State, during which he blessed a multi- Million Naira renovated father’s Rectory, C.M.O office complex and commissioned a borehole water system for the ...

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What’s Driving the Growth of Catholic Churches in the Bible Belt?

In the thick of the Bible Belt, the famously evangelical Protestant region in the southeastern United States, some Catholic Masses are filling to standing-room only. Meanwhile, many Baptist, Methodist and Lutheran churches are struggling to keep enough people in the pews to justify opening their doors. It has widely been reported that the U.S. as a whole is losing its ...

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Jailing Of Looters: Start With APC Members” – PDP, Obasanjo’s Group Tell Buhari

..Start with Adeosun, Akpabio, Obasanjo’s coalition tells buhari …Buhari has no right to jail looters – CSO …Buhari, APC on same page – Nabena …Aide defends president’s medical trip The Peoples Democratic Party has welcomed President Muhammadu Buhari’s declaration to jail treasury looters. It, however, challenged him to show integrity by starting with the investigation and prosecution of members of ...

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