Mbaise Diocese Crisis: Pope Likely to Shutdown 163 parishes

Mbaise Diocese Crisis: Pope Likely to Shutdown 163 parishes

Mbaise Diocese crisis: Pope may shut down 163 parishes • Adamant priests adopt new tactics • I’m awaiting my installation, says Okpalaeke Pope Francis is seriously considering total shut-down of the 163 parishes in Catholic Diocese of Ahiara in Imo State over the protracted crisis generated by appointment of Peter Okpalaeke as Bishop. Okpalaeke’s appointment four years ago after the demise of Bishop Victor Chikwe has been vehemently resisted by Reverend Fathers of Mbaise extraction and the Laity, leading to a stalemate. Ahiara Cathedral and the Bishop’s Court have remained…

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BACK TO BASICS: INVESTING IN SHARES (2)

BACK TO BASICS: INVESTING IN SHARES (2)

BACK TO BASICS: INVESTING IN SHARES(2) No. 2: HOW TO INVEST: ACCOUNT OPENING REQUIREMENTS• You can invest in shares in the Nigerian Stock Market through any of the registered/licensed Stockbrokers, by opening an Account with the preferred one. You can also open a CSCS Account in your name. ACCOUNT OPENING REQUIREMENTS INDIVIDUAL: . CSCS Account Opening Form must be completed and signed. . Stockbroker’s in-house Account Opening Form must also be completed and signed. . 2 Passport-sized photographs must be attached to the in-house Account Opening Form. . Photocopy of…

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US FAA ARRIVES NIGERIA TO AUDIT AVIATION SECTOR

US FAA ARRIVES NIGERIA TO AUDIT AVIATION SECTOR

The United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) would on Monday begin the re-certification of the Category 1 status of the nation’s aviation sector at the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) in Lagos. Mr Sam Adurogboye, the General Manager, Public Relations, NCAA, who disclosed this in Lagos on Sunday, said that the exercise would take place from Aug. 21 to Aug. 25. 2017. Adurogboye in a statement said that the exercise usually called International Aviation Safety Assessment (IASA) audit was last conducted in 2015. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports…

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QATAR SAYS ‘NO DELAYS’ ON WC 2022 DESPITE CRISIS

QATAR SAYS ‘NO DELAYS’ ON WC 2022 DESPITE CRISIS

Qatar’s 2022 World Cup preparations have been inconvenienced but not delayed by the political and economic boycott by its neighbours, the country’s most senior tournament organiser insisted Sunday. Hassan Al-Thawadi, Secretary General the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy, said alternative suppliers outside those countries involved in the ongoing dispute have been found for tournament-related construction projects. “The impact has been minimal,” Thawadi told Doha-based broadcaster Al-Jazeera English in an interview to be aired later on Sunday. “In terms of stadium progress or stadium construction and infrastructure requirements for the…

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PRESIDENT SACKS THREE TOP OFFICIALS OVER HAJJ SCAM

PRESIDENT SACKS THREE TOP OFFICIALS OVER HAJJ SCAM

President Ernest Bai Koroma of Sierra Leone has sacked three top government officials over a major scandal involving arrangement of this year’s pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia. They are two presidential advisers and an aid to the country’s Vice President. They are accused of monetising Hajj scholarships meant for poor Sierra Leoneans. Alhaji Sheka Kamara, Special Assistant, Social Affairs, Office of the President; Mr. Nurideen Sanko Yilla, Special Assistant, Political Affairs, Office of the President; and Alhaji M A Bah, Minister of State, Office of the Vice President. They were tasked…

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LIST OF TOWNS IN ANAMBRA STATE

LIST OF TOWNS IN ANAMBRA STATE

ARE YOU FROM ANAMBRA STATE OF NIGERIA? Here is the list of the towns in Anambra State. Have you been to all the towns? I know that the names of some of the towns will sound strange to some of us including me😂 Abacha, Abagana, Abatete, Abba, Achalla, Achina, Adazi-Ani, Adazi-Enu, Adazi-Nnukwu, Agbudu, Agukwu-Nri, Aguleri, Agulu, Aguluezechukwu, Aguluzigbo, Ajalli, Akata, Akili-Ogidi, Akili-Ozizor, Akpo, Akpu, Akwaeze, Akwaihedi, Akwaukwu, Alaohia, Alor, Amaetiti, Amansea, Amanuke, Amaokpala, Amawbia, Amesi, Amichi, Amiyi, Amorka, Anaku, Atani, Awa, Awba-Ofemili, Awgbu, Awka, Awka-Etiti, Awkuzu, Azia, Azigbo Ebenator, Ebenebe,…

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Osinbajo and The Powers He Wielded as Acting President – Segun Adeniyi

Osinbajo and The Powers He Wielded as Acting President – Segun Adeniyi

Osinbajo exercised the powers at his disposal Now that Buhari has returned (to the disappointment of many), I can bet that the campaign will not stop. It is a case of “return and resign” not “return or resign”. Why should Buhari resign? He is too sick to lead Nigeria, I am told, and since Nigeria is bigger than him, he should put the country’s interest first and just resign and return to Daura, his hometown, for goodness sake. His sickness, I am further told, has stalled the progress of Nigeria….

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