Monthly Archives: July 2019

Mothers Advised To Ensure Vaccination Of Children

By Peter Nwasike Mothers have been advised to ensure that their children participate in the “ORAL POLIO VACCINE” because the aim is to give children immunization against infant sickness such as weakness of limb that can cause deformity, sickness of measles, and other childhood diseases. The Commissioner of Health, Dr. Vincent Ogochukwu Okpala, made the admonition when he flagged off ...

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Impossibility Is Nothing

. . . the story a black female professor at the University of Dalhousie By Mercy Hill There is a saying that greatness in man is not just measured by the height he has attained, but by the depths from which he came. A soul, determined to achieve success in any area of endeavour will always succeed if he squarely ...

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Broken (A Story of Trust, Forgiveness and Redemption)

By Chukwuemerie Udekwe Imagine a war against villains. A war against Thanos, Night King and Pilgrim. Fighting against them in an endless fatal battle. Where there are no Iron Man, Arya Stark and Sunny. Imagine engaging in such a war and imagine writing on trust issues. You see that weird feeling? You do not trust that you are going to ...

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Anambra State Govt Takes Over Site of Collapsed Building At Umunze

By Sunny S. Ijomah Anambra State government has cordon off the site of a collapsed two – storey building under construction at Uhuala Amaikpa-Nsogwu, Umunze in Orumba South Local government area of the State. The State Physical Planning Board led by its Executive Chairman, Barrister Chike Maduekwe went to the building site for on the spot assessment and seal off. ...

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A Loveless Christian is a Contradiction – Fr Patrick Okeke

By Ifeoma Ezenyilimba An Awka Diocesan Catholic priest, Rev Fr Patrick Nnaemeka Okeke, has charged all on lives of love, care and kindness towards one another, saying that a loveless Christian is a contradiction. Rev Fr Okeke gave the charge in his homily of the First Solemn Thanksgiving Mass of the first Isulo indigenous Catholic priest, Rev Fr Emmanuel Chibuikem ...

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Shiites, Buhari and the Law

The Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of Operations at the FCT Police Command, Usman Umar, and a Youth Corps member serving with Channels Television, Precious Owolabi, last Monday lost their lives after being hit by stray bullets during a violent protest by members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, popularly known as Shiites. The protest took place at the ...

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APGA Acquires Permanent National Secretariat in Abuja

By Abuchi Onwumelu The All Progressives Grand Alliance, (APGA) led by Ozonkpu Dr Victor Ike Oye, has acquired a permanent national secretariat in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Abuja. In a release signed by the national chairman, Oye, and made available to Fides in Awka, Oye announced that the party had completed the processes, noting that the transfer of ownership ...

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Be Like Ekwunife to Win Election: Anenih to Anambra Women

By Ikeugonna Eleke Former minister of Women Affairs, and Women’s Leader of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Mrs Josephine Anenih, has urged female politicians wishing to contest election against their male counterparts to adopt a militant disposition, just like the Senator representing Anambra Central, Mrs Uche Ekwunife. Anenih who spoke in Awka, while addressing female members of the party, said ...

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INEC Chairman Confirmed Commission Has Server, Says Chidoka

. . . Reveals how INEC Spent N27bn on ICT, Server By Ikeugonna Eleke The Presidential Election Petition Panel Friday, July 19, heard how the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, confirmed the existence of the controversial server use by the commission in the 2019 presidential election. Former Minister of Aviation and People’s Democratic Party ...

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No Vacancy in Anambra, APGA Tells PDP

By Ikeugonna Eleke The All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, has described a recent vow by the Anambra State Chapter of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, to win Anambra in 2021, as a pipe dream. PDP during its 8th Stakeholders Meeting in Awka, July 20, had said that it would capitalize on the rancour in the ruling All Progressives Grand Alliance ...

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