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I was elected President to spread wealth, not poverty – Jonathan

Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan has, Monday, said that he was never elected as Nigeria's president to spread poverty but to generate and spread wealth. Jonathan who...

Enugu: Communities give herdsmen 72 hours to vacate domain

Five communities in Ozalla, Nkanu West Local Government Area of Enugu State, on Monday 24, protested the presence of suspected Fulani herdsmen in their...

Fulani herdsmen: 2000 women protest in Delta – hold Governor’s aide hostage

The women numbering over 2000, were protesting the harassment, killing of their people, the raping of women and destruction of their farms by Fulani...

NUC told to allow universities run programmes in line with their vision – As...

The Nigerian Universities Commission (NUC) has been advised to allow each university in the country to run programmes in line with its vision and...

The Owerri Archdiocesan Burial Law: Matters arising

Prior to the making of Owerri Archdiocesan burial law, a deceased was buried when the bereaved family and relations felt conveniently ready to do...

The unspiritual side of Aso Villa – Femi Adesina replies Reuben Abati

Let me begin with two clarifications. Aso Villa is not my home, I am just passing through. Even this world is nobody's home, we...

Orlu Diocese: Regina Pacis Regional CYON holds 2016 cultural fiesta

The Catholic Youth Organization of Nigeria (CYON) Regina Pacis Region, on Saturday, October 15, 2016 celebrated their 2016 cultural festival at Regina Pacis Parish...

Ehime Mbano boils as council workers protest non payment of salaries …Two Staff collapse

Agitating workers of Ehime Mbano Local Government Council took to the street and shutdown the Council Secretariat over the non-payment of 3 months salaries...

Taming the unprecedented sexual assaults and other sexual offences in our society

Rape is defined as a sexual act forced on a person against his or her will. It is the most serious kind of sexual...

Rumours in the Arsenal of global falsehood: A dangerous trend (1)

The mechanics of mongering and spreading of rumours including those deliberately cultivated by false propaganda experts has assumed a dangerous dimension over the years....

Mass wedding: 18 couples exchange marital vows at Holy Family church Uratta

All roads Saturday, October 22, 2016, led to the Holy Family Catholic Parish Uratta in the Owerri North LGA, where 18 couples tied the...

ICPC summons 4 IMT officials over N113m

Four principal officers of the Institute of Management and Technology, IMT, have been summoned by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission,...

Pope Francis: ‘The Rosary is the prayer of my heart’

Pope Francis on Wednesday reminded the faithful that the month of October is dedicated to the Rosary and invited all believers to recite the...

Freed 21 Chibok girls may not be their normal selves at the moment –...

Pope Francis, religious head of the Catholic Church worldwide has said the 21 Chibok girls released should undergo psychological evaluation by experts because of...

Ehime-Mbano community celebrates New Yam with Holy Mass

The Eze-elect of Okpaziza autonomous community, Ehime-Mbano, HRH Eze Ajonuma, Eze Diohamma I, celebrated his first official function with the traditional 'Iri Ji' at...

FMC: Embattled Medical Director sues for peace – As Health workers continue protest

Activities were paralyzed at the Federal Medical Centre, Owerri, as health workers drawn from South East and South South Geo-political zones joined members of...

Eucharistic Congress: Owerri Archdiocese has become missionary church – Archbishp Obinna

Christ's faithful in the Catholic Archdiocese of Owerri, have been called upon to appreciate the need to contribute their resources to the funding of...

KSM: Owerri Metro Council holds election – Emeakaroha re-elected Metropolitan Grand Knight

Prince Eugene Emeakaroha has been re-elected Owerri Metropolitan Grand Knight, Order of Knights of St. Mulumba Nigeria. He beat two other contestants to reclaim the...

CJN identifies corruption as major challenge of Judiciary

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Mahmud Mohammed said Monday that corruption was a major problem in the nation's Judiciary sector. He said measures...
Sunday readings

SUNDAY READING: THIRTY-FIRST SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

  ENTRANCE ANTIPHON         Cf. Ps. 38:22-23 Forsake me not, O LORD, my God; be not far from me! Make haste and come to my help, O...

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