Monthly Archives: December 2018

Lionel Messi wins fifth Golden Shoe award as Europe’s leading goalscorer last season

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi received his record fifth Golden Shoe award on Tuesday for leading all of Europe’s leagues in goalscoring last season. Messi’s fifth win breaks the tie he had with Juventus striker Cristiano Ronaldo. The 31-year-old scored 34 goals in La Liga last season to lead Barcelona to the title. Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah was the second leading scorer ...

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I am in the Senatorial Race for Igbos, Humanity – Ifeanyi Uba

By Ifeoma Ezenyilimba The CEO of Capital Oil and Gas Ind. Ltd, Dr. Ifeanyi Patrick Uba has said that he is in the senatorial race for the interest of the Igbos and the entire humanity. Dr. Uba, who is vying to represent Anambra South Senatorial Zone in the 2019 Senatorial Election, under the platform of Young Progressives Party (YPP), stated ...

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Carol of Nine Lessons

Organised in honour of the diocesan Bishop and welfare Home Priests by Mr/Mrs Emeka Ezendu at Priest welfare home in Thomas Aquinas Parish, Awka on 19th December, 2018. Time is 6-7pm. you are invited.

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Money Worship

By Pat Amobi Chukwuma Sound can be confusing. Some words are synonymous in pronunciation. One early morning, a certain single young man had a partial stroke. His right side, from head to toe including his right hand, was paralyzed. He managed to grab his cellular phone with his left hand. He made several distress phone calls to his bosom friend, ...

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Let’s Keep Praying for our Priests

The recent drama that took place between Rev Fr Ejike Mbaka and the former Governor of Anambra State, Mr Peter Obi, at the former’s Adoration Ground, which went viral on the social media, may have subsided but the dust it raised may yet take time to settle. While the controversy raged, all manner of abusive words were thrown at Father ...

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Anambra and Homage to Education

Today, I bring you an article written by the Hon Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, C. Don Adinuba. In it, he talks about the laurels garnered by Anambra state in the Education sector and how the journey has played out so far. This is especially as, very recently, the state added yet another feather to her cap by winning ...

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Peter Obi, between Southeast and Southwest

By Jude Atupulazi With some two months to the almighty presidential election in Nigeria, one cannot but feel encapsulated in the frenetic build up to that day. Although for now, there seems a situation that can be likened to the calm before a storm, political watchers know for sure that it is all about the calm before the final push. ...

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Happy 82nd Birthday, Pope Francis!

As Pope Francis celebrates his 82nd birthday on Monday 17th December, 2018, well-wishers in the Vatican and around the world send their greetings. Catholic News Agency reported that ahead of his 82nd birthday, Pope Francis held a party and ate birthday cake with children under the care of a free health clinic inside the Vatican on Sunday 16th December, 2018. ...

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Catholic Church Cleanses Desecrated Land in Neni

…As Woman Begs for Forgiveness By Chioma Ndife The Catholic Church in Neni Community, Anaocha LGA, Anambra State, headed by St. John’s Parish Priest, has cleansed the land of Neni against desecration attracted upon it by Mrs. Susan Anaedu from Umueze Village who dug up the body of her 34 year old son from the grave, three days after the ...

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