Monthly Archives: July 2020

Chairman House Committee On Health, Hon. Cater Carries Out Oversight Function On Anambra Primary Healthcare Agency

By Abuchi Onwumelu The Chairman House Committee on Health, Hon. Dr. Cater Dike Nnamdi Umeh, has carried out his constitutional oversight function on members of Anambra State Primary Healthcare Agency. According to Hon. Cater, they came to the Anambra State House of Assembly to give account of how they had been running their affairs of the Agency. Fides reports that ...

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TAC Awka Assembly Hosts Interdenominational Skill Acquisition Programme

By Goodness Madueme The Apostolic Church, Awka Assembly, last Sunday, July 19, kicked off a skill acquisition programme for young people. The programme is a non-denominational programme aimed at liberating young people from poverty. Speaking at the flag-off ceremony of the programme, the minister in charge of the Assembly, Pastor Peter Ekwuribe, who took his text from 1 Timothy 2:15, ...

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Chiekwu Receives UIUN Awka Branch Members

By Abuchi Onwumelu The member representing Idemili North State Constituency in Anambra State House of Assembly, Hon. Chief Ifeanyi Arthur Chiekwu (Ebubechukwu n’Idemili) last Tuesday at the Assembly complex, Awka received the members of Umuoji Improvement Union Nigeria (UIUN), Awka Branch who called on him. Speaking on the essence of the visit, the president of UIUN, Awka Branch, Mr. Udoka ...

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COVID-19 CHAIN OF PROBLEMS

In a certain town, a young mother of two little children lost her lovely husband in a ghastly motor accident. She cried hopelessly for almost two weeks before the burial. For her, the world has come to an end. With tears running down her cheeks like heavy flood she lamented, “How can I survive this double tragedy? Who will take ...

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Knight of St. Mulumba Admits Members to 4th Degree

By Chioma Ndife … As Bishop Okoye Calls for Greater Responsibilities, Commitments  The Onitsha Metropolitan Council, Order of the Knights of St. Mulumba, Nigeria, has admitted over 200 members to the 4th degree of the order. The admission to the 4th degree and subsequent investiture of the members drawn from Onitsha, Awka, Enugu, Nsukka, Nnewi, Abakaliki, Awgu and Ekwubia dioceses, ...

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Bishop Ezeokafor Blesses Fr. Aaron Ekwu Beatification Process Office

By Chioma Ndife …Says Glaring Miraculous Evidence Needed for Beatification The Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, His Lordship Most Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor has called on Catholic Faithful to intensify prayers for Fr. Aaron Ekwu beatification process and to seek God’s intervention especially in obtaining favours in difficult moments through the priest’s name. He noted that seeking for God’s intervention through ...

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Tribute to my big friends

I am at a loss for words! Msgr. Raphael Anasiudu and Fr. Jude Okafor (Papa Nnukwu), it was just a day with both of you, but that day left an indelible mark in my life. It has been said that as a general rule of thumb, there are at least five persons that one would meet during the course of ...

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And Their Mother Left Them

By Onyedikachi Helen Nwabueze One very sunny afternoon, some four years ago, I looked across the road and saw two kids, a boy and a girl not more than six years old, trying to haul a sack of sawdust onto a wheelbarrow. I quickly went over to help them and brought them to the other side of the road.  The ...

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The African Woman And Her Hair

By Onyedikachi Helen Nwabueze The thick, glorious dense hair of an African woman is a beauty to behold. With the little beautiful curls at the temple, a healthy and neat, jet-black hair is the crown of an African woman. One of the reasons I admire Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is her hair; the lady wears her hair with an enviable pride. ...

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