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Choir group honours ANPC MD, others in Pentecost concert

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ST Augustine’s Youth Choir of St Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, GRA, Awka on Sunday,  held her second edition of Pentecostal Concert and Award presentation..

Dignitaries who  graced the occasion include;  Chairman of the Day, Dr J C Aroh, Father of the Day, Pharm. O.P Ezeh, Mother of the Day, Mrs Njideka Nriagu.

On the list of special guests include;  Commissioner for Works, Egnr. Marcel Ifejiofor, Commissioner for Culture, Tourism and Diaspora Affairs, Sally Mbanefo, former Dean, Faculty of Arts, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU, Prof. Ngozi Chuma-Ude,  former, HOD, Music Departmen, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, (UNIZIK) Awka, Sis. Cordis-MariaeAchike,  Dean, Faculty of Physical Sciences, UNIZIK, Prof. S.O Anigbogu.

In the list of patrons include; director of State security service Anambra state.  Yusuf Isyaku, Managing director, Anambra Newspapers And  Printing  Cooperation, Sir Chuka Nnabuife, ToochukwuIlo, T. Okoye, Fidel Okafor, Elekwechi, Adam Afugbuem and Tony Chidi-Onuigbo.

The choir went ahead to  award individuals who have contributed in one way or the other to their growth . These include; Yusuf Isyaku, sir  Chuka Nnabuife, ToochukwuIlo, Pauly Onyeka, Tony Chidi-Onuigbo and Sis. Cordis MariaeAchikeh.

Reacting to the award, Sir Chuka Nnabuife appreciated the choir and encouraged the choir  to keep on serving God. He further advised them not to take their talents for granted.  Also director of SSS Anambra State, Yusuf Isyaku thanked the choir and also encouraged them to  take their talents very seriously as the time to praise God conveniently is in their youth. He also urged them to make the concert a yearly event.

St Augustine youth choir thrilled the congregation with numerous music presentations. The choir from St Peters Nkwelle, also blessed the congregation with music as well. The event was ended with the  famous Halleluyah  song.

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