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Easter Call To Newness Of Life

Easter Message of His Lordship, Most Rev. Peter Ebere Okpaleke, Bishop of Ekwulobia It is with joy that I wish you all, a happy Easter celebration. This is our first Easter as a diocesan family. Just as our Diocese is new, I want to remind all of us that Easter is a call to newness of life which can be ...

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FRSC Returns N716, 800 to Auto Crash Victim’s Family

By Chioma Ndife The Federal Road Safety Commission, Anambra State Command, has returned a cash of N716, 800 belonging to an accident victim to the family. This was contained in a press statement signed by SRC Florence Edor, the image maker of the command on behalf of the Sector Commander, Anambra State FRSC. The victim had been involved in a ...

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ASATU Calls For Upgrading Of Operational Status Of AVG

By Sunny A Ijomah Following recent chain of attacks on individuals and Security personnel in the State, the Anambra State Association of Town Unions (ASATU) has urged the State government to consider upgrading operational status of Anambra Vigilante Services via logistics supports, to complement the efforts of frontline Security agencies for more effective and efficient security services delivery in the ...

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Ezewuzie Commends ASHIA For Providing Mobile Ramps For Persons With Disabilities

The Special Adviser to Governor Willie Obiano on Disability Matters, Barrister Chuks Ezewuzie, has commended the Anambra State Health Insurance Agency, ASHIA for providing mobile ramps for persons  with disabilities. Barrister Ezewuzie, who disclosed this while speaking to newsmen in Awka, thanked the Executive Secretary of the Anambra State Health Insurance Agency, Dr. Simeon Onyemaechi for making ASHIA the first ...

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Task Force For Urban Drivers Welfare Association Inaugurated In Awka

By Sunny A Ijomah Anambra State Ministry of Transport has inaugurated Taskforce members for Urban Drivers Welfare Association. The Taskforce, according the State Commissioner for Transport, Mr. Afam Mbanefo, is to help government restore sanity on roads, especially by curbing activities of touts and addressing multiple taxation on roads. Inaugurating the taskforce members, Mr. Mbanefo charged them to be civil ...

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Family Dedicates First Child,11 Years After Marriage

By Sunny A Ijomah The joy of the Egone Family of Ododeghor Community in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State knew no bounds as they took their first child, Miss Redeem Oghenenyerhovwome Egone, to the church, eleven years after marriage for dedication. The child dedication ceremony, which took place on Sunday, April 4, 2021 at the Redeem Christian ...

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Awka, Ekwulobia Dioceses Hold Chrism Masses

Chrism Masses for this year have been held in Awka and Ekwulobia Dioceses, with Bishops Paulinus Ezeokafor of Awka Diocese and Bishop Peter Okpaleke of Ekwulobia Diocese laying emphasis on the spirituality of priests and lay Christians. We bring you reports from the various venues by Ifeoma Ezenyilimba and Abuchi Onwumelu. Support Your Priests Spiritually, Physically, Bishop Ezeokafor Exhorts Christians ...

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Urges People to Take Vaccination

By Ifeoma Ezenyilimba The Auxiliary Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev Jonas Benson Okoye, has called on the masses to visit the designated health centres across Anambra State and Nigeria and get themselves vaccinated with the approved COVID-19 vaccine. Bishop Okoye, who stated this in his homily of the 2012 Annual Chrism Mass and Cathedraticum of Nimo Catholic Region of ...

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As Anambra PDP Plans Massive Membership Drive

By Jude Atupulazi The People’s Democratic Party, PDP, is set to undertake massive membership drive across the wards and LGs of Anambra State aimed at strengthening the party ahead of the November 6 governorship election in the state. The Anambra State chairman of the party, Chief Ndubisi Nwobu, disclosed this in Awka at an interactive meeting with national/state assembly members, ...

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