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No more Python Dance in Igboland, please! – Ohanaeze

  Enough! Let the Python go and dance elsewhere for a change. This is the position of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, as news of another deadly Python...

Irete community abolishes Osu Caste System

  The traditional ruler of Irete Autonomous Community, Owerri West LGA, Imo State, HRH Eze Ethelbert Ekwelibe and indigenes of Irete autonomous community on Saturday...

Supporting Vocation Boom in Igboland

You can predict the future of the church when you look at the young people in the church today. Young people being the hope of...

THE INVASION OF IGBOLAND BY NIGERIAN ARMY – A RIDICULOUS MISSION

Nathaniel I. NDIOKWERE  Preamble NIGERIA NOT A ZOO, BUT A JUNGLE You come to the above conclusion, without much reflection when you consider absurdities that one finds...

Owerri Archdiocese marks 36th anniversary of dedication of Assumpta Cathedral

There was a low-key anniversary celebration at the Maria Assumpta Cathedral Owerri to mark the 36 years of the dedication of the iconic church...

The Osu-caste System: The unfortunate apartheid in Igboland

Among the obnoxious, outrageous and devastating traditions and beliefs in lgboland is the 'Osu-casste system' which has in different places both in the past...

Supreme Court upholds right of female child to inherit properties in...

The Supreme Court has voided the Igbo law and custom, which forbid a female from inheriting her late father's estate, on the grounds that...

Soyinka blasts Buhari over Herdsmen’s havoc

 • Senate to probe killings   •More reactions, condemnations trail attacks  NOBEL Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has criticised President Muhammadu Buhari over his reaction to the Fulani...

Archbishop Obinna takes Anti-Discrimination campaign to US …Calls for Reconfiliation

L -R: Bishop Edward Braxton, Bishop Robert Baker and Archbishop AJV Obinna at the conference The Archbishop of Owerri, His Grace, Anthony J. V Obinna,...

The Task Ahead For Igbo Intellectuals (4)

lgbo culture is undergoing rapid and profound transformation. I am however not too sure that this transformation is for the better. Our culture is...

The Task Ahead For Igbo Intellectuals (2)

Akwukwo na-aso uso; m '0 na-a fia aru na mmuta. Onye welu ntasi-obi, oga-amuta akwukwo; m 'obulu na nne ya na nna ya nwee ego! Most Rev. Onah   Yet, the...

CHRISTIAN BURIAL IN IGBOLAND: Appraisal and Recommendation

(The questions posed by Rev. Fr. Christian Eze Cmf in The Leader of February 14,2016, p.4 over Christian burial in Igboland is answered in...

The Assassination of Rev. Fr. Denis Osuagwu CMF … Caused by...

  I got a call last night (16th August) informing me about the death of Rev. Fr. Denis Osuagwu CMF, and it really saddened me....

Nothing like royal blood – Archbishop Obinna

  Those who arrogate some superiority to themselves and who believe that they have royal blood in their veins have been advised to perish the...

THE GENESIS OF “IRI JI” FESTIVAL IN MBAISE

  The most important farm crop in Igboland over the years is the yam. In precolonial times the Uhianjoku was regarded as the goddess of...

Repositioning Traditional Rulership in Imo State for more relevance

Traditional ruler is a person in position of leadership in his community and whose authority is derived and passed down from political, social and...

The Osu Caste System in Igboland – A challenge to the...

Nobody living today in Igbo land of Eastern Nigeria can claim to be a living witness to the origin of the Osu Caste System...

Igboland, hope of Christianity in Nigeria – Fr. Nkwocha

-As Provincial CMO meets in Owerri Christian Fathers in Igboland have been reminded that the hope of Christianity in Nigeria lies in their hands and...

IGBO ISSUES AT THE NATIONAL CONFAB (3)

REPRODUCTION OF DR SAM MADUGBA'S SUBMISSION TO IGBO GOVERNORS/ELDERS FOR GUIDANCE FOR OBASANJO'S CONFAB, FEBRUARY 1, 2005  The Igbo Stand on General Nigeria Wrongs Igbo delegates...

Addressing the Kidnapping Problem In Nigeria (1)

KIDNAPPING NOW A LUCRATIVE BUSINESS IN NIGERIA? Nigerians who must visit their fatherland for obvious reasons, like burial of loved ones or spend Christmas vacation...

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