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Corps Members Escape Robbery Attack Near Lodge in Awka

By Ifeoma Ogbodo Some members of the National Association of Catholic Corps members (NACC), living at their lodge in the Juhel Parenteral Drug Ltd area, Nodu, Okpuno in Awka, narrowly escaped a robbery attack as they were returning to their lodge after withdrawing money from an Automated Teller Machine, ATM, around 3pm last Monday. This was coming after some of ...

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Advocate For Christians Attacked in Sudan

By Agnes Aineah Boutros Badawi, a Christian activist and advisor to Sudan’s Minister of Religious Affairs, was attacked recently in the Sudanese capital. Christian Solidarity Worldwide, a UK based charity, reported that Badawi was attacked the evening of July 2 in Khartoum by armed men who beat and threatened him. “One assailant pointed a gun at Mr Badawi’s head and ...

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Had I known

By Fr Pat Amobi Chukwuma The sole offspring of a middle-aged mother vulture on a fateful day went to market and bought six cups of pre-boiled breadfruit. When he came home, he pleaded with his mother to cook it for him. Afterwards he proceeded to the farm to cultivate some crops. He worked tirelessly for about six hours. Then he ...

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Fides Staff Welfare Leadership Holds Maiden Seminar

By Precious Ukeje Executive Members of Fides Staff Welfare Association, FiSWA, recently, held a leadership seminar for themselves. It was the first in recent times and an initiative of the new chairman, Alexander Johnson Adejoh. The training, where Rev. Fr Martin Anusi, Director of Fides Media, featured, was the resource person, was preceded by an interactive session amongst the FiSWA ...

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Investment in Education, Not a Waste – Bishop Okpaleke

…As He Confirms Scores, Commissions Multiple Projects at St Anthony’s Ikenga By Precious Ukeje At a time when investments on frivolities more than education, especially by state governments and corporate organizations, seem to be at an all-time high, the Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Ekwulobia, CADEK, Most Rev. Peter Eberechukwu Okpaleke, says any investment made in education cannot be ...

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BMGS Names Art & Music Centre after Sir Willie Nwokoye

    …Bishop Okoye Blesses Centre, Road Project, Hall of Fame By Chioma Ndife Renowned Catholic owned Institute of academic excellence, Bubendorf Memorial Grammar School, BMGS, Adazi- Nnukwu, has named the newly completed and equipped Music and Art Centre after Sir Willie Nwokoye, Principal Secretary to Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State and an alumnus of the College. The Music and ...

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Catholic Apologetics Part 2 Do Catholics Worship Idols?

By Benedict Hodubar Another impressive sanctified image that is apt to our discussion here is the specification of the second temple of Jerusalem as was shown to prophet Ezekiel. The outward specification treaded awfully on mystifying symbols. “And it was made with cherub and palm trees, so that a palm tree was between a cherub and a cherub, and every ...

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