Monthly Archives: December 2019

Fides in 2019, Journey of Greatness: Review

By Uchechukwu Enem Last year, 2018, brought more successes than the year 2017; but 2019 recorded outstanding achievements. Any company that doesn’t progress regresses, with many chances of folding up. Personally, I am proud to work in Fides basically because of the serene and peaceful working environment. Some of the achievements during the 2019 journey in Fides are as follows: ...

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The Emmanuel: God with Us (4th Sunday of Advent)

. . . Isaiah 7: 10-14; Psalm 24: 1-2, 3-4a, 5-6; Rom 1:1-7; Matt 1:18-24 By Cosmas Ebebe 1. Invitation In the next few days, it will be Christmas. And Christmas is a season of loving others and being loved. Today we hear the Apostle Paul calling us ‘beloved’ while announcing God’s shower of special blessings on us his letter ...

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Fides Kitchen – YAMBEEFDODO

y Chioma Nnagbo YAMBEEFDODO is simply a twist of PLANBEEF recipe (hope you tried out the Planbeef recipe and enjoyed it). It is fusion of beef, fried plantain, fried yam and spicy tomato/pepper stew. Unlike PLANBEEF, YAMBEEFDODO isn’t as sweet as PLANBEEF because the addition of yam knocks off some of the sweetness of the ripe plantain thereby making it ...

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Pope’s Scholas Occurrentes Foundation Coming to Nigeria

. . Obi Calls for Christmas Reflection The globally-acclaimed Foundation created and promoted by Pope Francis, the Scholas Ocurrentes Foundation, is working to come to Nigeria. The Foundation which focuses on transforming the youth through education and sports, and which was initiated by Pope Francis as Jorge Mario Bergoglio, the Archbishop of Bueno Aires, Argentina, is today working all over ...

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2021 : The Action Begins

. . . APGA, PDP, Differ on Zoning As the countdown to the 2021 governorship election in Anambra State gathers momentum, the two major political parties in the state, the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, and the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, are singing different tunes regarding the issue of zoning. This is even as the guns have begun to boom ...

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See Christmas beyond Eating,Drinking – Bishop Ezeokafor

. . . As Awka Diocese Plans Big for Physically Challenged By Uche Enem Ahead of the Christmas celebration, the Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev Paulinus Ezeokafor, has urged the faithful not to see it as just an occasion to wine and dine, while neglecting its real essence, reports Uche Enem. Bishop Ezeokafor who gave this advice while ...

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DC Basilica Attack Leaves ‘Mary’s Shrine’ Shaken, and At Prayer

Cars hit during an attack at DC’s National Shrine Dec. 10. Credit: Matt Hadro/CNA By Matt Hadro A violent attack at “Mary’s Shrine” in Washington D.C. on Tuesday shook the community and prompted prayer and solidarity among staff and regular attendees. “It was evil, it was tragic—it could have been worse,” Monsignor Vito Buonanno, associate rector and director of pilgrimages ...

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There is need for Church Building at St. Joseph’s Hospital Chaplaincy – Fr. Okafor

. . As Chaplaincy Records 2019 successful Bazaar Sales By Chioma Ndife The Administrator of St. Joseph’s Hospital, Adazi-Nnukwu, Anaocha LGA, Anambra State, Rev. Fr. Jerome Okafor has said there was need for a Church structure to be erected for the chaplaincy at St. Joseph’s Hospital. He disclosed this while speaking with Fides during 2019 Harvest Thanksgiving and Bazaar of ...

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St Mary’s College Solicits Support to Set up Science Laboratories

. . As 150 become Bon-fide Students at 5th Investiture By Chioma Ndife Sequel to the resolution to provide students with educational facilities to promote holistic academic training comparable to world-class standard, the Management and staff of St. Mary’s College, Awka, Anambra State, has embarked on fund raising to set up Science Laboratories. The plans and subsequent activities to facilitate ...

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