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Nwuba, Nweke, Elected APGA Delegates for Ward 4, Awka

Ahead of the November 6 governorship election in Anambra State, Hon Leo Nwuba and Chief Osondo Nweke, have been elected delegates for Ward 4 of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Awka, report Alexander Johnson Adejoh and Adejumoke Alebiosu. The election which took place, June 15, was presided by Hon Chikodi Nnoyelu, Chairman, APGA, Awka South, LGA, at the APGA ...

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Zoning: Ohaneze Ndigbo Worldwide Holds One-Day Town Hall Meeting

By Abuchi Onwumelu The Apex Igbo Socio- Cultural Organization, Ohaneze Ndigbo Worldwide, last Wednesday held a One-Day Town Hall Meeting on the Zoning System in Anambra State. The gathering which held at King David Hotel, Awka, attracted people from all walks of life, notable among whom were the Vice President of Ohaneze Ndigbo Worldwide, Ichie Damian Okeke-Ogene; National President of ...

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Umahi Uzodinma Laud Nnamani over APC’s Progress in S’East

By Ikeugonna Eleke The governors of Ebonyi and Imo States, Governors Dave Umahi and Hope Uzodinma, have lauded former Senate President, Senator Ken Nnamani, for the growth of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Southeast. The governors stated this when they paid a working visit to the Southeast APC Secretariat in Enugu State, a newly constructed edifice, awaiting commissioning. ...

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Issuance of Certificate: Wait for Ratification of Candidate by CEC, Umuojians Tell Obiano

By Abuchi Onwumelu Following the continued Igweship tussle in Umuoji ancient kingdom where two illustrious sons are laying claim to the traditional stool of the town, concerned indigenes of the community have prevailed on Governor Willie Obiano’s administration to allow the town to exhaust the processes provided by the constitution of the town before issuing a certificate to any of ...

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Catholic Bishops to Consecrate Middle East to the Holy Family

By CNA Staff Catholic bishops will consecrate the Middle East to the Holy Family on June 27. The Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem announced details of the act of consecration, which will take place in the Year of St. Joseph, in a June 11 letter to his brother bishops. Patriarch Pierbattista Pizzaballa indicated that it would take place during Mass in ...

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Meet the Only Bishop of the ‘Least Religious’ Country in Europe

By Katie yoder The only bishop in Estonia is making history. Bishop Philippe Jourdan leads the Catholic Church in Estonia, which is considered the least religious country in Europe. Nestled between Russia and Latvia, the small country boasts a population of just over 1 million. Of that, an estimated 6,000 citizens – roughly 0.6% of the population – identify as ...

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Pope Francis: Coronavirus Recovery Must Have True Vision for Humanity

By CNA Staff Rebuilding after the coronavirus pandemic is an opportunity to confront the failures of the past, including failures towards God and neighbour, Pope Francis has said in a message to world leaders gathered in Bratislava. At the same time, he said, recovery efforts must seek true equality and development for all peoples while rejecting false visions for humanity. ...

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Pope Francis: On the Cross, Jesus Prayed for You

By Hannah Brockhaus Catholics should take courage in the fact that even as Jesus was dying on the cross, his most agonizing moment on earth, he was praying for them, Pope Francis said Wednesday. Speaking during his weekly general audience June 16, the pope noted that “even in the most painful of our sufferings, we are never alone.” “Jesus prays ...

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