St. Paul's Cathedral Ahoada
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SOME NOTABLE EVENTS AND DONATIONS IN ST. PAUL's CHURCH EHUDA (AHOADA) SINCE THE INCEPTION:

 

1. St. Paul's NDP school now St. Paul's State school was established in the year 1925

2. The maternity home was started, completed, and was dedicated on January 16th 1950 by Rt. Rev.D. B. Hall.

3.  A (C.M.S.) N.D.P. book shop was established in late 1940s and the manager in charge of the book shop was Mr. Frank Ogboka (late)

4. A befitting pulpit was donated to the church by Mr. H.D. Echikwa (late) in the 1960s.

5. In 1966 the Anglican Youth Fellowship of St. Paul's church donated the first big manual organ to the church.

6. In 1982 Eze C.U. Idozu (late) donated cross of different types for use of the church (Cross Bearer and Pastor/Peoples Wardens).

7. In 1983 — 1985 the church built 12 lock-up stores

8. In 1983 a standard lister generator was donated to the church by Eze C.U. Idozu (late).

9. In 1986 — 1987 a security wall was built round the church compound with two major gates.

10. Sir/Engr. and Dame Victor Eze Uzuke Echikwa JP donated the marble pulpit, two reading desks, Baptismal Font and Preacher/Reading Desks

11. Sir and Lady W.D. Ideozu donated a marble lectern.

12. In the year 2001 Rev. Can. M.O. Aliegbe now Archdeacon donated an altar table to the church?

13. Sis. Chioma Fester Echikwa also donated all the alter chairs in the chansel in 2004

14. In 2002 Sir/Engr. Victor E. Echikwa (JP) and Dame Irene Echikwa donated wooden alter table to the church.

15. Bar. Harvey Ideozu donated a marble alter table to the church.

16. Also in 2002, St. Paul's Pro-Cathedral built a befitting 8 bedroom flats Vicarage now being used as  the Diocesan Central Office.

17. St. Paul's Cathedral Ahoada hosted the first Synod of the Diocese of Ahoada in 2005 and was chaired by indefatigable Sir/Engr. Victor E. Echikwa (JP).

It will be a great honour and recognition to remember the servants of God that served at St. Paul's N.D.D. (CMS) church from the inception of the church in Ehuda (Ahoada).

 

ST. PAUL'S CHIORMASTERS/ORGANIST WITH DATES PAST AND PRESENT

CHOIR MASTER

ORGANIST

DATE

Mr. Clifford S. Okara

J.W.Ohonda

1956-1958

Mr. M.S. 1k e

M.S. 1k e

1959-1960

Mr. Okoro

J.E. Karibi

1961-1963

Mr. Anaeri Clifford (Police man)

J.E. Karibi

1967-1968

Mr. Aria Edeh

J.E. Karibi

1971-1974

Mr. Reuben Francis Egbe

J.E Karibi

1974-1985

Mr. Reuben Francis Egbe

M.S. 1k e

1986

Mr. Reuben Francis Egbe

A.G. Fimerfibo

1987-1994

Andy Nweye

A.G. Fimerfibo

1996-1998

Abu Jeremiah

Ikesima A. Frimen

1999 - 2000

Mr. Abu Jeremiah

Mr. Bethel 1k e

2000-date

 

KNIGHTS/DAMES/LADIES

 

  1. Sir Chief W.D. Ideozu (late)
  2. Lady Chief/Mrs. Dorathy O. Ideozu
  3. Sir, (Engr.) Victor Eze Uzuke Echikwa
  4. Sir, Charles Obuzhi
  5. Sir, Ikechukwu Frank Ajieke
  6. Sir, (Engr.) Christian A. Okorji
  7. Dame Irene Victor Echikwa (JP)
  8. Dame Patience Ideozu
  9. Dame Daughter Ajieke
  10. Dame Beatrice Echikwa
  11. Lady Nkechi Obushi
  12. Lady Comfort Okorji

 

PASTORS WARDEEN PAST/PRESENT

 

D.C. Amakiri (Late)

Elenchukwu Ishiaki (Late)

Azubuike Okoroba (Late)

Reuben Francis Egbe

Godpower Simeon

Charles Obushi

Christian A. Okorji

Sergent China

Henry Azubuike Okoroba