Aro communities converge on Abakaliki for insightful confab

For two days from March 14, Aros from the homestead and in the Diaspora are converging on Abakaliki, to jaw-jaw on matters of socio-political and cultural interests. The 5th in the series... Read more »

Assemblies of God Church cries out, alleges intimidation, persecution by Lagos govt agency

By Samuel Onyekwere Thursday 24, February, 2020, could have passed like every other day for worshippers at Assemblies of God Church, at 32, Babatunde Street, Olodi Apapa, in Lagos, but for their... Read more »

Fidelity Bank anchors Year End Party on social giving, CSR

The long awaited 2019 Fidelity Year Party took place last week at the Convention Centre, Eko Hotel and Towers, Lagos with echoes of the scintillating event still reverberating across corporate Nigeria. Determined... Read more »

Mary Slessor old students gather in Aro, reminisce college days at re-union events

By Chimereze Okeigbo The day was December 30, 2019. The event; a re-union of the old students of Mary Slessor Secondary Technical School, Arochukwu. What was supposed to be an ordinary day... Read more »

Ahmad Lawan: Giving succor to the needy

By Abubakar Sidiq Usman  Yobe North Senatorial district witnessed a breath of fresh air last week with the unveiling of the Free Medical Outreach and Mass Animal Vaccination by the President of... Read more »

Culture, fun galore as Arochukwu celebrates New Yam festival

It was jubilation and excitement for Umu Aro at home and in the Diaspora on the September 22, 2019 as they celebrated Ikeji Arochukwu festival with friends, neighbors and well-wishers. It was... Read more »

Nigeria celebrates its democracy but millions remain in poverty

On Monday, Nigeria‘s President Muhammadu Buhari officially made June 12 a public holiday. The day celebrates 20 years of democracy in a country that was under military rule for decades after winning its independence from... Read more »

Again, Buhari promises to bring back kidnapped Chibok students

Some of the young women are thriving at a new school. Some have returned home to their family farms. But the fates of more than 100 other students who were kidnapped from a... Read more »

Today is Palm Sunday

Palm Sunday is the Sunday before Easter that begins the Holy Week. It is the day that we remember and celebrate the day Jesus entered into Jerusalem as Savior and King. As... Read more »

Women in Takwa Bay brace the challenge of govt neglect

By Samuel Onyekwere The people of Takwa Bay, a sleepy town on the Lagos coastline, can boast of being one of the early settlers in Lagos. Despite being surrounded by the Atlantic... Read more »
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