Tuesday, February 28, 2017
A fundamentalist Christian website has cited evidence from the Bible to say that the end of the world is nigh.
- US-based expert says he can handle the situation
An Aviation and defence expert based in the United States of America has decried the spate of kidnapping in Nigeria and has offered to help curb the crime if asked.
Monday, February 27, 2017
The conservative Anglican grouping GAFCON is renewing calls for rebellion against the Archbishop of Canterbury after the Church of England threw out a report keeping the traditional teaching on marriage as between one man and one woman.
Ever since the arrival of Manchester City's Manager Pep Guardiola this season, the CAF most promising talent, Kelechi Iheanacho (Super Eagles Striker) has been a doubt for his club as the new manager doesn't have confidence in him to deliver.
Sunday, February 26, 2017
It's has been observed that many Christians are working without watching; power is diminishing, so also are power of prayer, evangelism, power of fasting they are all diminishing and there is stagnation.
Saturday, February 25, 2017
Friday, February 24, 2017
The Cathedral Church of Good Shepherd, Anglican Communion, Enugu has conferred the “Outstanding Public Servant Award” on Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi in recognition of his remarkable achievements in office especially in the areas of good governance and infrastructural development.
Thursday, February 23, 2017
An Owerri-based medical practitioner and pro-lifer, Dr Prince Philip Njemanze, has dismissed the DNA tests on Ndigbo to determine their affinity to the Jews as a waste of time since it is already an established fact.
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
The Bishop of Calabar Diocese of the Anglican Communion, Bishop Tunde Adeleye, has taken a swipe at the presidency for mismanaging information on the ill-health of President Buhari.
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Timber and building materials dealers at Afor Oru in Ahiazu Mbaise LGA have been reassured of the lmo state government commitment to relocating the market to old Ahiazu Mbaise General Hospital come 30th April, 2017.
By Echi Nwogu
Dear People of God, I pity Nigeria. I pity the Church of God in Nigeria. Israel was in Egypt and in Babylon. Their cry was not that they lacked food to eat but were sad for their loss of freedom. We appear not to understand the times we are in globally. We appear oblivious that we are now into the end time season when the persecution of Christianity and the rise of war against the people of God and rebellion against God and His Lordship of the earth.
Monday, February 20, 2017
By Emmanuel Ugwu
I am a Christian. I am the son of a pastor. My creed and breeding predisposes me to denounce bloodshed and defend the incomparable value of human life. All the same, I support the controversial 'inciting' sermon of Apostle Johnson Suleman.
A team of legal experts have been raised by the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) , Imo State branch to commence legal proceedings against the office of the Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, for gross violation of the fundamental human rights and the rule of law, contrary to the provisions of the relevant sections of the Nigerian constitution.
Organized labour in Imo State last Tuesday reaffirmed its total and unflinching support to the Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP), Imo State chapter, and vowed it would never abandon the senior citizens in times of distress.
By Ken Igwe
Despite serious complaints that it has been marginalized in the power alchemy of Imo State, Owerri Zone (Imo East Senatorial Zone) has lacked a coordinated effort to produce the governor of the state. And this anomaly has been the prevalent factor that has denied it the number one seat of the state in previous attempts. It has left other zones - Orlu and Okigwe zones - to occupy the governorship seat persistently.
Christians in Egypt have now been granted right to take leave from work to go on pilgrimage, according to a high court ruling at the weekend.
Friday, February 17, 2017
Thursday, February 16, 2017
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Christians in Nigeria have been advised to hold tight to their Christian identity, the present challenges they are facing not withstanding.
Monday, February 13, 2017
The police in Imo State at the weekened dispelled rumours that they were in the court premises on the day one of the state's biggest crime suspects, Henry Chibueze, alias Vampire, escaped with other prison detainees in Owerri.
Saturday, February 11, 2017
The Archbishops of Canterbury and York have called on Christians to repent of the divisions between churches. In a joint statement issued to mark the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, the two primates of the Church of England, Justin Welby and John Sentamu, reflect on the 500th anniversary of the Reformation.
Owners of accredited centres for the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) have warned parents to beware of fraudsters who are out to fleece money off their children and wards under the guise of selling JAMB forms for 2017 to them.
Thursday, February 9, 2017
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Food prices are expected to come down soon, as the Federal Government has set up a high powered inter-ministerial task force to look to bring succor to the suffering masses.
Miffed at the mass killings going on in Southern Kaduna, Oke-Ogun in Oyo State and parts of the South East, Yoruba leaders have resolved to set up a high powered committee to rouse Nigerians into agreeing to restructure the nation.
With the advent of the Global System for mobile communication (GSM) in Nigeria and other communication systems, there has been an upsurge in the number of masts being mounted across the country, The masts have come to occupy a prominent position on the skyline towering over every other structure. They, in-fact, have to be this way to serve the purpose for which they were erected in the first instance - to .access more easily communication signal. With this development, however, other factors have come into play. Much as, it is considered positive one by many, there are aspects of the communication revolution with negative implications.
I was surprised when my little cousins ready for the 2016 Batch B Stream II Orientation Course which would run from Tuesday, 24 January to Monday, 13 February, 2017, came to inform me that medical certificates were compulsory for every prospective corps member. On further enquiry, I learnt that NYSC has made it compulsory that every prospective Corps member must come to the NYSC camp with a medical fitness certificate from any government hospital.
2017 owerri Anglican Knights Chapter trooping of colours/thanksgiving held at CATOL Sunday 5th February.
Sunday, February 5, 2017
Friday, February 3, 2017
I am not against my people's desire, but I will like to shed some light to some facts that will help us see things in their proper perspective, and from God's perspective, so we will pursue the right cause.
Thursday, February 2, 2017
The Deputy Governor of Imo State, Prince Eze Madumere, has expressed the state government’s readiness to partner with Federal Road Safety Corp (FRSC) on civic education in Imo schools, especially in the area of road use and safety with a view to raising awareness on prevention of road carnage usually caused by road accidents.
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
The University of London gave a monumental recognition to the Igbo language, recently, when its School of Oriented and African Studies (SOAS) inscribed on the wall of the new senate building, the name of an Igbo language lecturer in the institution, first time since the inception of the school.
Two prominent Nigerian Archbishops Emmanuel Chukwuma of the Anglican Diocese of Enugu, in Enugu State, and Archbishop A.J.V. Obinna of Catholic Archdiocese of Owerri in Imo State may, wade in the present face-off between the Imo State pensioners and government of the state.