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Mary League Girls, Awka Diocese, Ends Maiden Seminar, Empowers Members with Skills

By Ifeoma Ezenyilimba The Mary League Girls’ Association (MLGA), Awka Diocese, has empowered her members with wig making, confectioneries and cosmetology skills, at the end of the association’s maiden seminar and skill acquisition, with the theme: ”Self Realisation and Development”. The 4-Day seminar cum skill acquisition which was held at Archbishop A.K. Obiefuna Retreat, Pastoral and Conference Centre, Okpuno (ABAKORPACCO), ...

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Holy Ghost Academy Amaokpala Produces Pioneer Deacons

….Bishop Okpaleke Ordains 14 New Deacons, 5 New Priests for Spiritans By Ifeoma Ezenyilimba Three pioneer students of the Congregation of the Spiritans’ South East Nigeria-owned Holy Ghost Academy, Amaokpala (HGAA), Orumba North LGA, Anambra State, were on Saturday, August 7, 2021, ordained Catholic deacons for the Congregation of the Holy Spirit (Spiritans), Province of Nigeria South East. The three ...

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Civil Servants Can Live Good Life without Committing Fraud, Retired Journalist Advises

By Ikeugonna Eleke A retired journalist, Mr Jerry Osegbo, has admonished civil servants to avoid fraudulent practices, saying that people working in the civil service can still afford a good life, without committing fraud in their offices. Osegbo, a journalist with Anambra Broadcasting Service (ABS), stated this after a thanksgiving Mass at St Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Awka, where ...

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No Division in APGA – Dep Guber Candidate

By Abuchi Onwumelu The Deputy Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, for the November sixth Governorship election in Anambra State Dr Onyekachukwu Ibezim says there is no division in the Party. Speaking to Newsmen in Awka Dr Ibezim maintained that APGA was the most peaceful, orderly and organized political Party with clear vision and mission. He said ...

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How Late Monarch founded Catholicism in Adazi-Nnukwu– Bishop Okoye

By Chioma Ndife The Auxiliary Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Awka, His Lordship, Most Rev. Jonas Benson Okoye, has attributed the founding of Catholicism in Adazi-Nnukwu Community to the late monarch, His Royal Majesty Ojiako Ezenne. Bishop Okoye, an indigene of Adazi-Nnukwu, recognized the contributions of the late monarch towards the establishment of the Catholic Faith and the subsequent ...

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Emeka Offor Foundation Distributes N1bn Drugs, Health Equipment to Institutions

By Ikeugonna Eleke Sir Emeka Offor Foundation, a non-governmental organisation founded by Sir Emeka Offor, a philanthropist and businessman, has donated drugs and health facilities worth about N1billion to 21 health institutions across the country. Fides gathered that institutions were selected to represent the six geopolitical zones of the country. The benefiting institutions, last Wednesday, in a brief ceremony tagged; ...

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Have Non-State Actors Taken Over the Southeast

Among other things, the essence of having a government in place is to have law and order, which, in effect, prevents non-state actors from running the affairs of the state. Whenever this happens, it is mostly indicative of early signs of collapse of governance/leadership. What is happening in the Southeast states today is an ominous sign of collapse. Non-state actors ...

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PPSSC Organizes 6-Day Retreat for School Principals

By Cynthia Igbokwe In bid to raise the academic standard of secondary schools in Anambra State, the Post Primary Schools Service Commission (PPSSC), has taken both principals of public and private schools on a six-day informative retreat. The event, Fides gathered, which held at Madonna Renewal Centre Nkpor, commenced on Monday, 6th August and ended on 14th, with the theme, ...

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Stop Questioning Integrity of Judiciary

– Emecheta Cautions Legal Practitioners, Politicians By Abuchi Onwumelu Legal practitioners and the political class have been urged to avoid acts capable of threatening the integrity of the judicial system. Speaking in Awka, the National Chairman of Anambra for Soludo, Chief Jude Emecheta, who is also the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Anambra State Signage and Advertising Agency ...

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