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Monthly Archives: August 2019

Olaedo: Blazing the Trail, Ruling her World

By Uche Amunike Discovering talents is something I have great passion for. That explained my excitement when I heard about a beautiful girl in her twenties who confidently left her posh job at the Ministry of Information and Culture, here in Abuja and chased her dream of being an Entrepreneur. Her chosen field is the Beauty world and her specialty ...

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Time for Correction

By Pat Amobi Chukwuma I remember when I was in primary and secondary schools in those old good days. Our class teacher normally gave us homework or class test frequently on different subjects we have studied. The hardworking pupils or students, as the case may be, would like to score ten over ten or hundred percent. After submitting our scripts, ...

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Make People Oriented-Laws – Bishop Okoye Charges Legislators

By Chioma Ndife The auxiliary Bishop of Awka Catholic Diocese, Most Rev. Jonas Benson Okoye, has charged the member representing Anaocha 11 Constituency, Hon. Ejike Okechukwu, and other legislators in the Anambra State House of Assembly to be committed in making people-oriented laws. Bishop Okoye gave the charge last Sunday at St. James’ Catholic Church, Neni, Anaocha Local Area of ...

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Senior Citizens Storm Fides

. . As St Michael’s Parish, Uga Continues to enliven her Aged By Ifeoma Ezenyilimba Old men and women from St Michael’s Parish, Uga last Wednesday stormed Fides Media, Okpuno, Awka, to get first-hand experience of daily activities in the place. The visit is part of efforts by St Michael’s Parish, Uga, Aguata LGA, to boost the lives of the ...

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Bishop Ezeokafor Flays Ban on Prayers in Anambra Markets

By Abuchi Onwumelu The Catholic bishop of Awka Diocese, His Lordship, Most Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor, has kicked against the recent ban on prayers in markets across the state by the leadership of Anambra State Amalgamated Traders Association (ASMATA), describing prayer as the most important tool for receiving favours from God and warding off evil manipulations, reports Abuchi Onwumelu. Bishop Ezeokafor ...

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Police Arrest Three For Stealing Four-Year-Old Baby

By Sunny A. Ijomah The Nigerian Police has arrested three persons in connection with the stealing of a four-year-old boy identified as Miracle Emmanuel. It was gathered that the incident happened at Umuniko-Isu in Onicha Local Government Area of Ebonyi State. Our correspondent reports that in recent times, stealing of children has become the order of the day in the ...

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Decongestion of Oko-Umunze Road, Flood: Lawmakers Task Obiano

By Abuchi Onwumelu Sequel to a motion sponsored by the member representing Njikoka II State Constituency and the Chairman, House Committee on Chieftaincy and Local Government Affairs, Honourable Chief Pete Ibida, the Anambra State House of Assembly, has passed a resolution urging Governor Willie Obiano to direct the Ministry of Environment to encourage landlords in the state to construct covered ...

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We’ll Forgive Igbo Politicians if they Repent – IPOB

By Ikeugonna Eleke The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has said the political office holders in Igbo land have the chance to repent and avoid the kind of attack it meted out to Senator Ike Ekweremadu recently in Nuremberg, Germany. Mr Chika Edoziem, the organization’s Head of Directorate of State, stated this in a press statement he made available to ...

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Be Models of Holiness, CWO Director Charges Members

. . . Extols Awka I Deanery By Ifeoma Ezenyilimba The Director, Catholic Women’s Organisation (C.W.O), Awka Diocese, Lady Theresa Chinyere Azodo, LSM, has charged the C.W.O members to be role models of holiness in their families and entire society. Lady Azodo gave the charge during her 2019 August Meeting Tour of the 184 parishes of Awka Catholic Diocese, on ...

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