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Southeast and the Collapse of Leadership

By Jude Atupulazi If there is any state in the entirety of the Southeast Geo-political Zone of the country that has come under the most attack by Fulani terrorists, that state is Ebonyi. Yet, Ebonyi not only harbours the chairman of the Southeast Governors’ Forum, in the person of Gov Dave Umahi, the state is also the headquarters of Ebubeagu, ...

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NYSC And The Millitary Remains One Family -Army Commander

By Adejumoke Alebiosu Col. AB Usman, Commander, 302 Artillery Regiment, Onitsha Military Cantonment, Nigerian Army has likened the relationship between  National Youth Service Corps, NYSC and Nigerian Army as that of one family. He made the declaration during a courtesy visit paid by Mrs. Yetunde Baderinwa , State Coordinator, NYSC Anambra State, recently in his office at Onitsha, Anambra State. ...

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Adaramodu Justifies Establishment Of NYSC Trust Fund

By Adejumoke Alebiosu Honourable Yemi Adaramodu, Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Youth Development, has supported the proposed establishment of National Youth Service Corps, NYSC Trust Fund as a means of tackling the myriad of challenges facing the noble NYSC Scheme. He made this known when he recently led other members of the Committee on a visit to the NYSC ...

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Director-General Inaugurates Ultra-Modern Clinic, Skill Acquisition Centre in NYSC Camp

By Adejumoke Alebiosu The National Youth Service Corps has restated its commitment to the welfare of Corps Members, including the provision of conducive environment to enable them to develop their potentials for national development. NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim stated this recently while commissioning an ultra-modern clinic inside NYSC Ondo State Orientation Camp in Ikare-Akoko. He said that the ...

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50 Corps Members Inducted into the Financial Inclusion Scheme

By Adejumoke Alebiosu The Federal Ministry of Youths and Sports has officially inducted about 50 Batch ‘B’ stream 1 corps members into the National peer group educator program on Financial Inclusion. The induction took place last Tuesday at the Multipurpose Hall in Awgu Orientation camp in Enugu state, after a rigorous training session on keys to financial freedom. Mrs Glory ...

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Being Physically Challenged is Challenging.

…Each time I entered a chamber, they looked at me, and the next answer was,  “there is no vacancy” – Bar Chinenye By Mercy Hill This week, on Inspirational Personality page, we have the touching but inspiring life story of a physically challenged legal luminary, who has shunned what life has thrown at her, to conceive and achieve her dreams. ...

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Heavenly Birthday: Matriarch Josephine Uzoezie Joins Saints at 111

… Chairman, ACDPF, Fr Piccos, Siblings, Umewedo Family, Bid Mum Farewell By Ifeoma Ezenyilimba The remains of the matriarch of Uzoezie Family, Ifite Village, Aguluzigbo, Anaocha LGA, Anambra State, the late Ma Josephine Mgbokwu Ezioukwu Uzoezie, were on Friday, August 6, 2021 (the Feast of Transfiguration of the Lord), interred at her compound, after a concelebrated burial Mass. Matriarch Uzoezie, ...

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Sit-at-Home: Group Flays Decision amid Tension

Obiano Doesn’t Joke with Security – SSG As Anambra State and the rest of the Southeast states gear up for Monday’s sit-at-home directive by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, a group, Progressive Nigeria, has lashed out against the move, warning that it will severely affect the economy of the people of the zone, writes Jude Atupulazi. The Indigenous People ...

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Anyone against Reception of Holy Communion by Hand, Disobeying the Church

Bishop Ezeokafor Frowns on Launching at Weddings By Ifeoma Ezenyilimba As some individuals still agitate against the directives of the Holy Catholic Church on the reception of Holy Communion by the hand due to the dreaded coronavirus pandemic, the Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev Paulinus Ezeokafor, has berated those against the directive, warning that they are disobeying the ...

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