Monthly Archives: August 2019

Police Arrest Suspected Killers of Enugu Catholic Priest

Suspected killers of a Catholic Church Priest, Rev. Fr. Paul Offu have been arrested, Enugu State Police command confirmed on Friday. DAILY POST reports that this was disclosed by the Commissioner of Police in Enugu state, CP Suleiman Balarabe during a press briefing at the Command’s headquarters. Offu was murdered early this month at Awgu Area of the State, a ...

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Killing of Rev Fr Offu: Is the Southeast Still Safe

On August 1, this year, a Catholic priest with Enugu Diocese, as well as parish priest of St James the Greater Parish, Ugbawka, in same diocese, Rev Fr Paul Offu, was shot dead along Agbudu Road in Awgu Local Government Area of Enugu State. His death, in the hands of those suspected to be Fulani herdsmen, had sparked off a ...

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Daily Strength Devotional Holds 3-Day National Youth Seminar

By Amaka Olua The Daily Strength Devotional has organized a three-day national seminar for all the youths across Nigeria in collaboration with the Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria, Abuja. The three-day seminar which was held from Wednesday, 7th to Saturday, 10th August, 2019, at Arch-Bishop Obiefuna Retreat Centre, Okpuno, Awka South L.G.A.; Anambra State, was tagged ”Young People, The Faith and ...

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Anambra 2021 : It’s South or Nothing – GAFORUM

. . . Says Next Gov Must be Homegrown By Jude Atupulazi Anybody aspiring to be the next governor of Anambra State must not only come from the South Senatorial Zone of the state, but will have stayed in the state for between 15 and 20 years. This was part of the resolutions of a political pressure group and non-governmental ...

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Cleanliness: NYCN North Chapter Organizes 3-Day Operation Keep Idemili North Clean

. . . Set to Honour Deserving Individuals from the LG By Abuchi Onwumelu In a bid to keep Idemili North clean and healthy for inhabitants, the National Youth Council of Nigeria, Idemili North Chapter, will on the 22nd-24th August, 2019, organize a 3-Day Impactful and Value Oriented Programme featuring Operation Dobe Idemili North Ocha (Keep Idemili North Clean). The ...

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Police Arrest Eke Awka Market Chairman, Baby Awka, 3 Others for Sponsoring Cult killings

By Ikeugonna Eleke Police in Anambra State have arrested some top politicians alleged to be sponsoring the incessant cult related killings in Awka. Superintendent of Police, Haruna Mohammed, Public Relations officer of Anambra State Police Command, disclosed this in a press statement made available to Fides in Awka. Several youths have since January this year been killed as a result ...

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Daily Strength Devotional Holds 3-Day National Youth Seminar

By Amaka Olua The Daily Strength Devotional has organized a three-day national seminar for all the youths across Nigeria in collaboration with the Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria, Abuja. The three-day seminar which was held from Wednesday, 7th to Saturday, 10th August, 2019, at Arch-Bishop Obiefuna Retreat Centre, Okpuno, Awka South L.G.A.; Anambra State, was tagged ”Young People, The Faith and ...

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Ohaneze Ndigbo Anambra Kicks Off Rotational Exco Meeting in Idemili North

By Abuchi Onwumelu The executive members of Socio-Cultural Organization, Ohaneze Ndi Igbo, Anambra State Chapter led by Ichie Damian Okeke-Ogene, recently kicked off what they described as rotational executive meeting at Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State. The meeting, held at Idemili North LGA headquarters, had the entire State and Idemili North Local Government Area executive members of ...

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Awka Community Pledges Support to NAU

. . . Demands for Creation of Blacksmithing, Fabrication Department, More Quota By Abuchi Onwumelu and Chioma Ndife Awka, the host community of Nnamdi Azikiwe University, has assured the university of its continuous support and assistance to ensure that the institution achieves maximally in the area of human and capacity development. The community, through its Traditional Ruler, Obi Dr. Sir. ...

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Enukeme Celebrates 2019 New Yam

. . . Makes Case for Agriculture By Abuchi Onwumelu The Managing Director, Tonimas Group of Companies and the traditional prime minister of Neni, in Anaocha Local Government Area of Anambra State, Chief Sir Anthony Obiagboso Enukeme, on Saturday, 10 August, 2019, celebrated this year’s New Yam festival. The event which took place at Umudioka Cultural Centre, Neni, had people ...

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