Monthly Archives: October 2019

Anambra Red Cross Chief Advocates Special Programme for Children

By Sunny A. Ijomah The Chairman of Nigeria Red Cross, Anambra State chapter, Prof. Peter Emeka Katchy has advocated for introduction of a special programme to take care of children, especially the vunerable by the Federal Government and all the State governments in the country. He noted that there is a need for society to take adequate care of every ...

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Launch of CCTV Cameras: Good One by Obiano

Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, Friday, October 11, launched super smart closed-circuit cameras (CCTVs) under the Smart Security City Project. It marked the second phase of Operation Kpochapu, otherwise known as Operation Wipe Out Crime. The gadgets were deployed from Industrial Video and Control in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. The cameras will be installed in major cities of the state, ...

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Onitsha. . . Danger, Debris and Death

By Uche Amunike It is with a heart laden with sorrow that I type these lines. I am weak with despair. My heart bleeds and my mind is fast losing it. I feel pain. I feel disappointment. I feel cheated. I feel like I live in a part of the world where only animals should live. No human being deserves ...

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Preparation, Key to Anambra’s Performance at Last NYG – Oli

By Jude Atupulazi The success recorded by the Anambra State contingent to the last National Youth Games in Ilorin, Kwara State, last month has been attributed to the adequate preparations given to the athletes by the state government. Speaking to Fides while reviewing the games, the Chairman of Anambra State Sports Development Commission, Mr Tony Oli, said it was the ...

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Communications Media and Security in Nigeria

Homily of Tuesday, 28th Week, Memorial of St. Teresa of Jesus & 2nd National Workshop of Communication Directors on October 15th 2019. Readings: Rom 1: 16-25 Gospel : Luke 11:37-41 “The word of God is living and effective, able to discern reflections and thoughts of the hearts” words from today’s acclamation, in the name of the Father and of the ...

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Onitsha Explodes : Two Tanker Fires in 2 Days Leave Citizens Fuming

By Ikeugonna Eleke Barely two days after a petrol tanker crashed at the Upper Iweka Area of the commercial city of Onitsha, taking a toll on life and property, another petrol tanker caught fire in the Omagba Area along the Enugu-Onitsha Express Way by Chukwudi Bus Stop. It set vehicles and property ablaze, including many mechanic workshops. The incident which ...

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Diocesan, Religious Directors of Communications in Nigeria Hold 2nd Plenary Meeting in Warri

By Uche Enem The Directors/Religious of Communications of various Archdioceses/ Dioceses have held their 2nd plenary meeting at Jubilee Hotel, Retreat and Resorts, Warri, Delta State, Nigeria The meeting which had the theme: ”Communications Media and Security in Nigeria”, started on 14th October with the arrival of Directors and ended on 17th October, 2019, with the departure of the Directors. ...

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Spiritual Reflection: KSJI Holds Annual Retreat

By Uchechukwu Enem Christ’s exposition on dismembering our body parts if it leads us to sin, draws the attention of Christians on the daily need of spiritual reflections in their lives. The Annual retreat of the Knight of St. John International (KSJI) Awka Commandery/ Laux, had the same line of Christ’s exposition, which started on the 11th of October and ...

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. . . As the Wind Blows South

By Jude Atupulazi The 2021 governorship election in Anambra State may still be two years away, but to politicians and likely aspirants, the game has already begun. Indeed, one of the most critical issues on the front burner today is whether the zoning formula which helped the incumbent North Senatorial Zone of the state to occupy the seat today will ...

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