Monthly Archives: August 2019

Gomez: ‘White America’ Is a Myth

Archbishop Jose Gomez. Credit: Daniel Ibanez/CNA.. The Archbishomez. Credit: Daniel Ibanez/CNAop of Los Angeles wrote this week that the white nationalism that motivated a mass shooting in El Paso, Texas is a sign that the U.S. has lost touch with the Christian ideals of the nation’s founding. He called Christians to give witness to the common humanity of all people. ...

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St Mary’s Parish Egbengwu- Nimo Joins League of Dedicated Churches at 25

By Ifeoma Ezenyilimba In what was described as double Solemnity celebration, the Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev Paulinus Chukwuemeka Ezeokafor, in a well-attended ceremony on Thursday, August 15, 2019, the Solemnity of Assumption of Blessed Virgin Mary, dedicated the beautiful finished St Mary’s Catholic Church, Nimo, to be a holy and an ideal place of worship for God. ...

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Ọrụ Niile Nwere Ụgwọ

By Paschal Chisom Obi Amandịanaeze bụ njinịa, ma bụrụkwa eze na-achị obodo Ngwanduru. Ọ bụ onye na-ekpe ikpe nkwụmọtọ. Ọchịchị ya bụ ọchịchị onye kwuo uche ya. Chukwu ji amamihe dị oke egwu were kpube ya okpu eze, ma werekwa ihe akụ dị iche were chọọ ya mma. Ndị eze obodo dị ha gburugburu na-enye ya nsọpụrụ, ma na-akwanyekwara ya ...

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Pope Francis: Discover the Beauty of Prayer in Adoration

By Courtney Grogan Pope Francis said Sunday that prayer in adoration of God and service to others spreads the fire of God’s love, changing the world one heart at a time. “I invite everyone to discover the beauty of the prayer of adoration and to exercise it often,” Pope Francis said Aug. 18. Adoration of God in prayer is necessary ...

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10 Retirees of COOU Die Awaiting Pension

By Ikeugonna Eleke At least, 10 retirees of the Anambra State owned Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU) have died while waiting for payment of their pension. The Chairman, National Association of Academic Technologists (NAAT) and leader of Joint Action Committee of Trade Unions (JAC), Comrade A.C. Okeke, stated this while addressing members of the Anambra State House of Assembly, during ...

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My Govt has Empowered the Youth – Obiano

. . Set to Build Mini Stadium in 172 Communities By Abuchi Onwumelu and Mercy Hill The Executive Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano has said that his administration has empowered youths in the state. He stated this last Tuesday during the International Youth Day Celebration held at Dr. Alex Ekwueme Square, Awka. He also disclosed that his administration ...

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Stories of Two Widowed Sisters Takes Center Stage As Mrs Obiano Takes Her L.G.A Tour to Ogbaru

By Sunny A. Ijomah At the ongoing 2019 Local Government Tour of wife of the Governor of Anambra State, Dr. Mrs. Ebelechukwu Obiano, where less-privileged persons, including widows from one hundred and eighty-nine Anambra communities benefit from the gifts of cash and food, no story would have been as sad as that of two widowed sisters who lost their husbands ...

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Assault on Ekweremadu: IPOB Goofed

Some days ago, both online and traditional media went agog with reports of how a group of Igbo people in Nuremberg, Germany, beat up the former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, when he had gone there to partake of the Annual Igbo Cultural Festival. The attackers were said to be members of prominent pro-Biafra group, Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB. ...

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