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Christians charged to be steadfast in faith

By Emma Onumah Christians have been charged to be steadfast in faith in order to reap from God’s faithfulness and unchanging nature. The Administrator of the Cathedral Church of the Transfiguration of Our Lord (CATOL) Owerri, Rev. Canon Innocent Agunanne gave this challenge at a Eucharistic service held at the Cathedral last Sunday, while preaching […]

Return of the King of crops in Igboland?

By Echi Nwogu Do you know that yam barns are still there today in 2019? I saw quiet a number half way through on the Umuahia – Bende – Ohafia Road in December 2018. The barns were in the outlying farms,  some by the side of the road far from the villages and no fences […]

Ahiazu LG distributes desks to schools

Ahiazu Mbaise LGA Interim Management Committee Chairman, Sir. Sam Ahiarakwe has flagged-off distribution of desks to primary schools in the 12 wards of the area. Speaking during the flag-off at Town Primary School Oru Ahiara, the IMC Chairman said it was in fulfillment of the Imo State Governor, Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha’s promise for qualitative […]

Ubaha Orodo Archdeaconry for inauguration Jan 1

By Chukwudi Ikpe Newly created Ubaha Orodo Archdeaconry will be formerly inaugurated on Wednesday, 1st January, 2020. The Anglican Bishop of Owerri, Rt. Rev. Chukwuma Oparah, Ph.D, JP pronounced this during a Eucharistic Service of Confirmation for Ubaha Orodo Parish at St. Paul’s Anglican Church Ubaha Orodo in Mbaitoli Local Government Area of Imo State […]

Mending cracks in Imo primary and secondary schools

By Godwin Amaku In his campaign manifesto in the 2019 gubernatorial race the Executive Governor of Imo State, His Excellency Rt. Hon, Chief Nnaemeka Nkemakolam Ihediohamma (KSC, CON, Ome nke ahuruanya, the man whose word is his bond) presented, in very clear terms, his vision and mission statements, thus: Vision: “My vision for Imo is […]

Clerics’ association honours Iwuanyanwu Poly rector, others

By Chukwudi Ikpe Elder statesman and member, Board of Trustees of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Engr. Dr. Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu, KSC and the Rector, Federal Polytechnic, Nekede Owerri, Rev. Engr. Michael Arimanwa, Ph.D were among eminent and distinguished persons honoured by the Owerri Ecclesiastical Province Clergy Association during their 2019 one-day biennial conference held […]

Church encourages fostering, adoption

The Catholic Church in England and Wales is getting behind a nationwide scheme encouraging more Christians to adopt or foster children. The Church is working in partnership with the charity Home for Good, launched by theologian Krish Kandiah several years ago to inspire Christians to be part of the solution to thousands of children growing […]

Group seeks Igbo unity, brotherly love

The President of Igboezue International, High Chief Pius Okoye, has said that his organization is on a mission to ensure the unification of Ndigbo in their vision in Nigeria and the world at large. Okoye disclosed this in Owerri during the inauguration of the Imo State branch of the socio-cultural organization, recently. According to him, […]

EFCC boss celebrates arrest of Internet fraud suspect

Chairman of the EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has described the recent arrest of internet celebrity alleged to be a fraudster, Ismaila Mustapha, also known as Mompha and his Lebanese accomplice, Hamza Koudeih, as a landmark achievement in the sustained fight against internet-related frauds and money laundering in the country. The EFCC Boss said the arrest of […]

Glo records 2 million new customers in one month … Regains 2nd position

National tele-communications operator, Globacom, has emerged the preferred network for 2 million new subscribers in Nigeria in September, the largest in the industry, according to latest statistics released by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). In the report for September, 2019, Globacom added a record 1,945,846 new subscribers. With the addition, the company’s subscriber base leapt […]

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