Monthly Archives: April 2019

Easter : Change Your Life for Good, Bishop Ezeokafor Tells Christians

By Abuchi Onwumelu The Catholic bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor, has described all those Christians who prefer to assume a holy state during the Easter period and immediately return to their old sinful ways once the celebration is over as hypocrites Bishop Ezeokafor, who stated this at St. Patrick’s Catholic Cathedral, Awka, in a pre- Easter interview ...

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Easter Time for Penance, Forgivenes, Reconciliation – Oye

By Abuchi Onwumelu The National Chairman of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Ozonkpu Dr. Victor Ike Oye, has described the season of Easter as a period for penance, forgiveness and reconciliation. In his Easter message signed and made available to newsmen, Dr. Oye stated unequivocally that peace could only be achieved when we learned to tolerate, forgive and reconcile with ...

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Ogbaru Council Area Marks World Water Day

. . . Donates Six Borehole to Six Communities By Abuchi Onwumelu The need to provide clean water in the rural communities is one of the cardinal points of this years commemoration of World Water Day. As a follow up to this exercise, the Transition Committee chairman of Ogbaru Local Government, Comrade Arinzechukwu Awogu in his unflinching desire to make ...

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More Rural and Street Roads Get Ogbaru Council’s Attention

By Abuchi Onwumelu Feeder roads in Ogbaru are receiving palliatives as efforts are geared towards making them passable before the rains set in. Obi Street (C Line), East Niger in Okpoko is currently being laterited by the Council with the view to easing off the sufferings people in that area go through. The Chairman of Committee on Works and the ...

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St. Thomas Aquinas CWO Celebrates Uniqueness of Womanhood

. . Defeats CMO in Friendly Match By Chioma Ndife It was indeed a celebration of a women’s uniqueness by the Catholic Women Organization of St. Thomas Aquinas Parish, GRA, Awka, Anambra State as they joined their counterparts in other dioceses in Nigeria to celebrate the 2019 Annual Mothering Sunday Celebration. Fides gathered that the activities lined up to mark ...

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KSJI Awka Grand Commandery Ladies Auxiliary Visit Bishop Ezeokafor

By Ifeoma Ezenyilimba As part of the activities to mark the 2019 Mothers’ Day Celebration, the Grand Ladies Auxiliary of Ancient and Noble Order of Knights of Saint John International (KSJI), Awka Grand Commandery, on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, made a charity visit to the Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev Paulinus Ezeokafor and his Episcopal household. Speaking when ...

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Fides Kitchen – Egusi soup (Easter recipe)

By Chioma Nnagbo Lovely friends, what plans do you have for this Easter? Is it the normal jollof rice and chicken story again? Can we change recipe this year? Lets do something traditional. Remember we are still in our “meals on a budget month”. For this week, I will teach you how to make Egusi soups which happens to be ...

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Cathedraticum 2019

Fides Family joyfully goes for thanksgiving with 6 cows, Fides Fish and Fides Cucumbers, during the 2019 Cathedraticum held at St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Awka on April 17, 2019. More details later

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Onnoghen Convicted, Banned From Holding Public Office For 10 Years

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) has convicted the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Walter Onnoghen and has banned him from holding any public office for the next 10 years. He was convicted on a six-count charge of false declaration of assets. Chairman of the CCT, Danladi Umar, while delivering the judgment on Thursday, read that Onnoghen will be ...

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