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Prelate tasks Christian Mothers

Christian mothers in the Diocese of Oru have been challenged to arise and build theChurchofGodin the Diocese. The Bishop of the Diocese, the Right Reverend Geoffrey Chukwunenye (PhD) threw the challenge while preaching during the thanksgiving service at the Cathedral Church of Emmanuel, Mgbidi as part of the closing ceremonies for the fourth annual women […]

Archbishop lambasts Britain

Britain’s drift away from its Christian moorings is impacting its ability to support Christians being attacked in other countries. The Primate, Church of Nigeria *Anglican Communion), Archbishop Nicholas Okoh made the above comments during a meeting at the House of Lords on Tuesday night where he gave a report on widespread attacks against churches in […]

Gen. Yakubu Gowon(rtd)former head of state presents a bible to Gov. Rochas Okorocha on behalf of the Bible Society of Nigeria during the BSN meeting in Christ church Owerri

EFCC celebrates Ibori’s conviction

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it received “with happiness” news of theconviction of former governor ofDeltaState, Mr. James Ibori, to a 13 year jail term by aSouthwark Crown CourtinLondon.  It said it expected the disgraced former governor to return toNigeriaafter serving his term inEnglandto face other criminal charges pending in courts. The […]

Urualla hosts Ideato Anglicans

This year’s Diocesan Synod of the Anglican Diocese of Ideato will hold between Thursday, April 26 and Sunday, April, 29 atSt. Paul’s Church, Urualla. According to the Clerical Synod Secretary, Ven. C.S.O. Ukachukwu, the four-day event has the theme; “The Christian Life: Using Jehovah’s Name in Vain”. The Bishop, Rt. Rev Dr Caleb Maduoma, JP […]

Gov Okorocha moves to create new jobs in Imo

ImoStategovernor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha recently travelled overseas to make necessary contacts for foreign investors on agriculture to boost job opportunities in the state. The governor who has made no secret of his vision of agriculture as the bedrock of the state’s economy, told journalists at the Imo Airport that “agriculture for all is the only […]

Hope rises for Christians in Turkey

Christians inTurkeyare hoping that the country’s new constitution will guarantee the same rights for them as for Muslims. A commission was recently set up by the Turkish parliament and tasked with writing up the country’s sixth constitution. A first draft is expected by June. Christians were invited this week by the commission to present their […]

Imo deputy Governor in a warm handshake with Archbishop B.C.I Okoro at the rededication of Cathedral Church of All Saints Egbu recently

Igbos should steer clear

Igbos should steer clear

Amidst calls for a Nigerian president of  Igbo extraction come 2015, a group has advised Ndigbo to reject any offer for the presidency of the country. Rising from its conference in Owerri,ImoState, recently, the Imo Mass Movement (IMM) stated that the Igbo nation should rather embark on a genuine self determination struggle. According to the […]

New Hummer bus for CATOL

A brand new Hummer 18-seater bus, purchased recently by theCathedralChurchof the Transfiguration of our Lord (CATOL) Owerri, has been dedicated by the Lord Bishop of Owerri, Rt Rev Cyril C. Okorocha PhD. Dedicating the tear-rubber bus at the Chapel of St Mark, Bishop’s Bourne, Anglican Diocese of Owerri last Wednesday, Bishop Okorocha congratulated the CATOL […]