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Onuachu Elated to Win Three Awards In One Season

By Alexander Johnson Adejoh Nigeria forward Paul Onuachu is thrilled to win three awards in one season in Belgium. The 27-year-old had already scooped the Belgian Professional Footballer of the Year and the top scorer’s award for the 2020/21 season. The striker netted 33 times in 38 league appearances for Genk during the campaign. The former FC Midtylland forward becomes ...

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Let NYSC Remain, Revamp It for Better Productivity

By Adejumoke Alebiosu In a nation grappling with decrepitating insecurity, Awaji Inombek Abiante, a member of the House of Representatives, recently introduced a bill proposing the scrapping of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) as one of the solutions to the unrelenting attacks of terrorism, banditry and other crimes. According to the lawmaker, ‘The bill seeks to repeal Section 315(5) ...

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NYSC at 48: Corps Members Hold Unity Carnival in Anambra

By Adejumoke Alebiosu The 2021 Batch A Stream II corps members undergoing an orientation course in Anambra State, have staged a cultural carnival to showcase Nigeria’s rich cultural diversity. This is to emphasize the call for stronger unity among Nigerians with a view to promoting the socio-economic development of the country. The event was part of ceremonies scheduled for the ...

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Healing from Trauma

By Amarachukwu Okpunobi Emotional and psychological trauma is the result of extraordinarily stressful events that shatter one’s sense of security, making one feel helpless in a dangerous world. Psychological trauma can leave one struggling with upsetting emotions, memories, and anxiety that won’t go away. It can also leave one feeling numb, disconnected, and unable to trust other people. Traumatic experiences ...

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The Man TB Joshua

By Uche Amunike On the morning of 5th June 2021, the world woke up to the news that the charismatic pastor and founder of the Synagogue Church of all Nations was dead. People thought it was mere rumour. I personally didn’t believe it. However, before the end of the same day, his media handlers had released a statement confirming that ...

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Random Notes

By Jude Atupulazi Olisa Metuh’s Strange Gospel Last Sunday in Nnewi, all aspirants on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, gathered in the country home of PDP chieftain, Olisa Metuh, formerly the national publicity secretary of the party for the Southeast Zone. The purpose of the meeting turned out to be how to curb money politics, particularly in ...

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True Motivational Stories From People Like You And Me

By Mercy Hill Life is challenging for so many of us right now, so we put together some inspirational stories of success to give you encouragement and hope. We selected stories that will give you the courage to push past challenges and overcome obstacles. Be encouraged if you are in a tough spot. Struggle is a part of every good ...

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CMO Awka Diocese Celebrates 25 Years Anniversary

…Installs 1st Matron; Gets New Ide, Grand Patrons, Patrons, Mayors, Dukes, Ambassadors By Ifeoma Ezenyilimba Established in 1995 and inaugurated in 1997, with Rev Fr Fidelis Chike Nwosu, Barrister Joseph Ifeanyi Ukoh and Brother Fidelis Udeh, as the pioneer chaplain, pioneer president and pioneer secretary, respectively, the Awka Diocesan Catholic Men’s Organisation (ADCMO), last Saturday, May 29, celebrated the 25 ...

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Ban on Keke, Shuttle Buses, Leaves Commuters Stranded

By Precious Ukeje with additional report from Jude Atupulazi The directive by the Anambra State Government for drivers of shuttle buses and tricycles, otherwise known as Keke, to now operate between the hours of 6am and 7pm daily, beginning from May 29, has already left commuters counting their losses. The directive is part of the government’s efforts to contain the ...

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