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One Night Only

“Something so right has got no chance to live, so let’s forget about chances…” Young Mimi sang sorrowfully the Lyrics of Jennifer Hudson in her song titled One Night Only as she watched herself drained on her sick bed. The bed she had prayed earnestly that a day would come when she will gladly and courageously stand from it. The ...

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This is Nnia Nwodo!!!

That day was just like any other day. I was in the office trying to get a lot of work done as I had an appointment with someone I was supposed to interview by 3pm. So, in the silence of the Fides Newsroom, I typed away on my computer and life was good. Shortly after, one of our reporters walked ...

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How Anambra Can Arrest Capital Flight – Emeka Igwe

He is young and vibrant and raring to render service to his state, having garnered experience from the business world which he has conquered. Ij this interview, Emeka Igwe, Awka-born oil and gas mogul, speaks with Jude Atupulazi and Chioma Ndife on ways Anambra can thrive. Excerpts  Sir, briefly, can we meet you? Yes, my name is Emeka Igwe. I’m From Anambra State, Awka; Umuogbu ...

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Umeh is Sitting on My Mandate – Ekwunife

Senator Uche Ekwunife, a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who was sacked from the senate in 2015 by Senator Victor Umeh through an Appeal Court judgement, has insisted that Umeh is occupying a stolen mandate and has vowed to return to the senate in 2019. Ekwunife who was formerly a member of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), under ...

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Aniunoh Splashes 5M on Beneficiaries

The member representing Onitsha South One State Constituency in the Anambra State House of Assembly, Hon. Patrick Aniunoh, last Tuesday presented a cheque of five million Naira for the second term school fees and upkeep of over two hundred students under his scholarship scheme. The money will also cover their transportation. The students, drawn from secondary schools in Onitsha South ...

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Soludo Pays WAEC Fees for 128 Students

A renowned economist and former Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, has given out N1.92m to the management of Holy Child Secondary School, Isuofia, for the payment of the WAEC fees of 128 students of the school. The largesse was part of his pledge to the school during his historic visit to the institution barely one year ...

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I thought it was Only Me…

These days, it is easy to hate Nigeria, to hate her leaders and to hate everything therein. This is no thanks to happenings in the country, a country where things have been done the same way for years without positive results; yet, we persist in continuing that way and failing. I have often mulled over what transpires in Nigeria while ...

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Ecuador Shelter Serves Patients and Orphaned Children with HIV

The San Luis Gonzaga shelter in Guayaquil, Ecuador, provides free lodging and care for people with HIV, including children who lost their parents due to the illness. An outreach of the Archdiocese of Guayaquil, the shelter has a capacity of 40 people, mostly low-income patients who are provided housing until they can receive medical care in hospitals. Food, transportation, lodging ...

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