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 »

Ikeji Aro 2018 to climax on Sept 23

By Chris Oji All is now set for the celebration of this year’s Ikeji Aro, the annual new yam festival of the people of Arochukwu in Abia State. Precisely on September 23,... Read more »

Higher stakes for NNPC’s corporate strategist, Wunti

They exist in every entity where deliberate planning and management of resources for the good of all stakeholders is key. They are found in every legal enterprise that holds dearly to the... Read more »

August meeting 2018: Catholic Church showers blessings on Alex Otti

By Ferdinand Ekeoma It was a day of celebration on Sunday, August 12, 2018, as St. Peter Claver Catholic Church, Umueleghele Isialangwa South LGA of Abia State hosted an illustrious son of... Read more »
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