Monthly Archives: October 2019

Awka Diocesan Catholic Men’s Organization (ADCMO) Continues Leadership Training at St. Edward’s Amawbia

By Precious Anaekie The Ongoing training of Awka Diocesan Catholic Men Organization (ADCMO) was held on Sunday, 20th of October, 2019 at St. Edward’s Catholic Church, Amawbia. The men were taught the Week 7 programme of ‘The Man Is You’ (TMIY) Manual by Rev. Fr. Jerome Okafor. The week’s training title was on Developing Integrity of Action. In the training, ...

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Be Active in Church Apostolate, Bishop Okoye Charges CMO, Others

By Chioma Ndife The auxiliary Bishop of Awka Catholic Diocese, His Lordship Most, Rev. Jonas Benson Okoye, has charged members of the Catholic Men’s Organization, among other church groups, to be active in various Church apostolate, saying that merely attending Masses on Sundays is not enough. Bishop Okoye made the call recently while speaking to Fides on the roles and ...

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New Minimum Wage : Obiano to Pay after Meeting with Labour

By Ikeugonna Eleke Anambra State Government will pay the new minimum wage, but it will be after it meets with members of organized labour in the state. The State Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, Mr C Don Adinuba, who disclosed this on behalf of the government, said the state needed to first hold a meeting with the Nigeria Labour ...

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Okowa Exemplifies Character, Temperament Required of Leaders – Obi

By Jude Atupulazi The Vice Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Mr. Peter Obi, has commended Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State for his determination to make a difference by his continued exemplification of character and integrity which he described as a desiderata in governance in Nigeria. Obi was speaking as a keynote speaker at the Strategic Executive ...

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Anaocha LG Boss Clocks 100 Days in Office

. . Reaffirms Commitment, Seeks to Collaborate with Stakeholders By Chioma Ndife & Princess Efobi The Transition Chairman of Anaocha Local Government Area, Anambra State, Hon. Patrick Estate Onyedum, has clocked 100 days in office as the LG Boss of Anaocha sequel to his appointment. Hon. Onyedum who was appointed as the Transition Chairman of Anaocha LGA by the Governor ...

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Silver Jubilee Gift: Fr Chukwuka Donates Books to Schools

. . Promises School Fees for Needy Pupils By Ifeoma Ezenyilimba The Education Secretary, Awka Region, Catholic Diocese of Awka, Rev. Fr Dr Adolphus Chukwuka, OCT, has equipped the libraries of five schools in Anambra State with 3,500 books as part of activities to mark his Silver Jubilee. Making the donation on the occasion of his 25 years Priestly Anniversary ...

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Extortion: Anambra Govt. Vows to Dismiss ATMA Officers

By Sunny A. Ijomah The Anambra State Government yesterday said it would dismiss any officer of the Anambra Traffic Management Agency (ATMA) who extorts motorists. The Commissioner for Transportation, Dr. Christian Madubuko, made the disclosure during a 2020 budget defence before the State House of Assembly Committee on Transportation in Awka. He said that such disciplinary action would sanitise the ...

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GLO Empowers Onitsha Indigenes At Azu Ofala Celebration

By Sunny A. Ijomah Globacom has empowered five indigenes of Onitsha with five brand new tricycles, which is popularly known as Keke, to mark the successful celebration of the traditional Ofala Festival of Onitsha town in Anambra State. The beneficiaries of the keke were Ekpechi Henry, Okey Eneh, Ifeanyi Deluo Ike, Emeka Henry Chidi and Mofunanya Onochie. They were selected ...

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