Monthly Archives: December 2019

Operation Keep Awka South Clean: LG Boss Rewards Best Communities

By Amaka Olua The Transition Committee Chairman of Awka South L.G.A, Hon Leo Nwuba, has awarded cash prizes to communities that emerged winners in the recently launched ”Operation Keep Awka South Clean” sanitation exercise. The operation was launched by Awka South Local Government to encourage communities in the area to keep their environment clean. Presenting the cash prizes, the Awka ...

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St Joseph’s College of Nursing Sciences, Adazi-Nnukwu, to Explore Opportunities in Foreign Exchange Programme

By Chioma Ndife The Management of College of Nursing Sciences, St. Joseph’s Hospital, Adazi-Nnukwu, Anaocha LGA, Anmanbra State, plans for the College to commence an exchange programme with foreign health institutions to enable the students and staff to explore opportunities for the maximization of potentials. The plan to commence the foreign exchange programme for students and staff of the College ...

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Christmas, Beyond Earthly Preparations, Bishop Ezeokafor Says at ABS Festival of Carols, 9 Lessons

By Abuchi Onwumelu The Catholic bishop of Awka Diocese, His Lordshop Most Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor, on Friday 13th December, 2019, attended the Anambra Broadcasting Service, ABS, Annual Festival of Carols and Nine Lessons. In his homily, Bishop Ezeokafor said that the preparation for Christmas should go beyond earthly preparations to spiritual readiness which constituted the reason for the celebration of ...

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League of Women Voters of Nigeria Visits ANSPOLY

By Abuchi Onwumelu The League of Women Voters of Nigeria (NILOWV), Anambra State Chapter, led by its Chairperson, Dr. Ego Uzoezie, who is the immediate past Provost, Nwafor Orizu College of Education, Nsugbe, recently paid an advocacy visit to the Rector, Anambra State Polytechnic, Mgbakwu ANSPOLY, Dr. Nneka C. Mefoh. In her remark, the Chairperson, Dr. Uzoezie, congratulated ANSPOLY on ...

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Masquerade Rivalry Caused Oraifite Crisis – Town Union

. . Condoles with Nigeria Police By Abuchi Onwumelu The leadership of Oraifite Town Union, in Ekwusigo Local Government Area of Anambra State, has blamed the crisis that erupted in the community on December 2nd, 2019 on the rivalry and disputes between two cult groups, namely: Otu Eke and Otu Afor. The leaders who addressed the press in Awka regretted ...

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Nimo Agog as New Monarch Celebrates First Ofala

By Jude Atupulazi There is palpable excitement in Nimo, Njikoka Local Government Area of Anambra State, as their new traditional ruler, Igwe Maxi Ike Oliobi, Owelle of Nimo, prepares to celebrate his first Uha (ofala) Festival, on January 3. Igwe Oliobi, who succeeded the late traditional ruler, Igwe John Okafor Agilo, is seen as a new generation monarch who will ...

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School Run Christmas Carol Tour

By Chinecherem Efobi As you enjoy the pictures, FIDES SCHOOL RUN thanks you immensely for being her partner this 2019. MERRY CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR School Run camera was busy December 2019 picking pictures around the schools during their Christmas parties and Carol of 9 Lessons. Here we flash some of the schools visited, while some other details about some ...

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Not Even One UNIZIK Lecturer Enrolled For IPPIS – ASUU

By Ikeugonna Eleke The Nnamdi Azikiwe University Branch of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU says not even a member of the Union from the University enrolled in the Integrated Personnel Payroll Information System, IPPIS. A former chairman of ASUU in the university, Prof Dennis Aribodor told Fides in a private chat that the insinuations that some members had ...

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ECO: West Africa Renames CFA Franc But Keeps It Pegged To Euro

Under the agreement, the currency remains pegged to the euro and will be renamed the ECO. It scraps a requirement for countries to keep 50% of reserves in the French Treasury and the need for a French representative on the currency union’s board. “This is a historic day for West Africa,” Ouattara said in a statement during a joint news ...

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Miyetti Allah Sends Christmas Felicitations to Christians

By Jude Atupulazi The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, MACBAN, Southeast Zone, is wishing Christians a happy Christmas celebration. This was contained in a goodwill message by Alhaji Gidado Siddiki, Southeast Zonal chairman of the association. In a press statement signed by Siddiki on behalf of MACBAN, Southeast Zone, the association said it heartily felicitated their brothers and ...

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