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In Enugu, Uwani celebrates 25years of Nzenekwesi’s priestly ordination



IT was a moment of joy and thanksgiving at Sacred Heart Catholic Parish, Uwani, Enugu, as the parish priest, Very Rev Fr Benjamin Nzenekwesi  Eze celebrated his Silver Jubilee as a priest of the Catholic Diocese of Enugu.

  In a homily titled, “I knew you before you were born, and I consecrated you”. Rev.Fr Daniel Okpor, thanked God for the life of the celebrant, stating that the celebrant has long been ordained by God and we are only witnessing God’s blessing upon his life.

   Rev. Fr. Eze also gave a brief biography of the celebrant especially about his vocation saying, “he held his head high and was not found wanting. He was a teacher then and still a teacher, he laughs when he is suffering and an organizer…”

  The event featured activities such as football match, visit to the orphanage, among others. It also had in attendance the Bishop Emeritus of Enugu Diocese, Most Rev. Okonkwo Gbuji, many priests from within and outside the diocese, religious organisations, families and friends, parishioners, as well as government officials

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