Written By Ezeilo Rita Faustina
Today being Sunday 21st February 2021 was a great day in the family of Mr/Mrs Ikechukwu John Ezeilo A.k. A Royal son as they dedicate their son Jude U. Ezeilo on the altar of God at St Mary’s Catholic Church Federal low-cost Maiduguri Borno State at 7:00 am mass.
The officiating priest Rev Fr. Peter Uchegbo, the Parish Priest during his homily urges the parents of the new child to make sure they train him in the way of Christ. He also reminds them that they have a great role to play in the upbringing of their child.
During thanksgiving, the Anambra Youth Association, and St. Joseph Igbo community where the father of the child belonged and Sacred Heart Adorers where the mother belonged accompanied them to the Altar for their thanksgiving.
The Aguata Men and Women Association in their hometown were not left alone. Therefore, All were rejoicing and dancing as they dedicated their second son today.
After mass, reception follows immediately at their residence in Pompomari Ward. A live band was present as the parents of the new child showed their feelings with a dance groups, societies, friends, neighbours and well-wishers who witnessed the occasion. They also presented their gifts to the new child.
Foods and drinks were served to the guests and all were wearing a glamouring look on their faces. The women of Aguata association also displayed their cultural dance to end the day. The closing prayer was said by the Chairman of Aguata Association by the name of Mr Emeka Okonkwo. After the reception, all went home happy.