Monthly Archives: September 2021

Palliative Work at Amansea Axis of Onitsha – Enugu Expressway

…Okeke Ogene Commends Obiano The Vice President of Ohaneze Ndigbo Worldwide, Chief Damian Okeke Ogene, has commended the intervention of Governor Willie Obiano’s Administration at the deplorable Amansea axis of the Onitsha-Enugu Expressway. Speaking in Awka, Chief Okeke Ogene said the intervention was timely and would save commuters from hardship. Chief Okeke Ogene, who lamented that the condition of the ...

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QRC, Onitsha Global Alumnae Association Awards Scholarships to Winning Students

By Mmafuabuchi Onwumelu The Queen of the Rosary College, Onitsha Global Alumnae Association (Old Girls) led by Dr. (Mrs.) Ngozi Okose, USA (Global President, QRC Alumnae Association) last Tuesday at the College’s Chapel, presented a cheque of one million two hundred and twelve thousand, five hundred Naira to the seven winners of the Diamond Challenge for High School Entrepreneurs, conducted ...

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How Obi’s Educational Investment Positioned us for Academic Exploits,Global Success – School Manager

By Chioma Ndife The Manager of St Patrick’s College, Awka, Rev Fr Celestine Anaekwe, has narrated how the former Governor of Anambra State and former Vice Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Mr Peter Obi, through his educational investment in their institution brought more academic exploits and global success. Speaking with Journalists in Awka, Fr Anaekwe told how ...

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Andy Uba Decries School Drop-Out Rate in Anambra

By Jude Atupulazi The candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC in the November 6, 2021 Anambra governorship race, Senator Andy Uba, has  decried the growing tide of out of school children in the state and promised to remedy the situation. Reacting to the report of a research which indicated that “many rural communities in the state suffered educational neglect, ...

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NCWS Holds One-Day Awareness Seminar in Awka

….Charges Mothers to Live Up to Their Responsibility By Mmaduabuchi Onwumelu The National Council for Women’s Societies (NCWS), Anambra State, last Tuesday held a one-day seminar with a call on women to live up to their responsibility and eschew acts capable of undermining the sacredness of marriage and proper upbringing of their children. The seminar, attended by the women’s leaders ...

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Anambra 2021: Dr Godwin Maduka in Anambra West, Promises to Be Governor of All

…Assures that under his watch, proactive measures will be put in place to ensure that the area will not be submerged again. …Says that should he become the Governor of Anambra State, Agriculture will be made lucrative in the area. In the ongoing ward tour/door-to-door grassroot campaign and mobilization by Dr. Godwin Maduka’s Campaign Organisation ahead of the November 6, 2021 ...

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National Youth Conference: The Time To Come To The Table Is Now-Youth Minister

By Princess Chinecherem Efobi The Nigerian Youth have been urged to take advantage of the forthcoming National Youth Conference 2021 to engage with each other and the government in the most amicable and productive manner possible. The honourable Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare, said this on Wednesday in Lagos in the news monitored by FIDES , ...

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Saint Vincent de Paul Feast Day: September 27

The deathbed confession of a dying servant opened Vincent de Paul’s eyes to the crying spiritual needs of the peasantry of France. This seems to have been a crucial moment in the life of the man from a small farm in Gascony, France, who had become a priest with little more ambition than to have a comfortable life. The Countess ...

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Pope Francis to Slovakian Jesuits: ‘Some People Wanted Me to Die’ Amid Health Problems

By Hannah Brockhaus In a private meeting with Jesuits in Slovakia on Sept. 12, Pope Francis said that there were people who wanted him to die after he underwent colon surgery in July. During the encounter, a Jesuit priest asked the pope how he was doing, to which he replied: “Still alive, even though some people wanted me to die.” ...

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Awka Diocesan JDPC Vows to Advance the Cause of Poor Masses

…Confers Honours, Raises Fund for Empowerment By Chioma Ndife In his remarks, the chairman of the occasion, Sir Pete Ibida, underscored the importance of JDPC in assisting the downtrodden and beckoned on the people of God to donate more to the cause of JDPC, noting that the arm had a special way of identifying the poor and rendering the needed ...

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