Listed below are our 13 first- and second-year novices.
Please pray for them as they continue their formation at the Holy Child Novitiate in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria.
Born: Benue State, Nigeria
Work Experience: Teacher and salesperson.
Interests: Teaching, listening to music, and reading.
I chose the Society because God himself called me to be one of the Sisters of the Holy Child Jesus. Their life of simplicity and humility drew me to them.
Born: 18 December 1994
Upper East Region, Ghana
Work Experience: Teaching and farmer assistant
Interests: Drumming, reading, playing football and volleyball
Born: 12 May 1995 Upper East Region, Ghana
Work Experience: Teaching and working as a health assistant for vaccinations
Interests: Reading, dancing and listening to Gospel music
Born: Upper Easter region of Ghana
Work Experience: Teacher, salesperson and pharmacy assistant.
Interests: Singing, listening to music, reading inspirational books, cooking, and learning other languages.
I chose the Society because of her mission and spirit. There is much joy in helping people believe that God loves them and that he lives and acts in them.
Born: 13 June 1978 Edo State, Nigeria
Work Experience: Teaching English at the Holy Child College in Ikoyi, Lagos. Working as a housemistress and as a secretary
Interests: Reading, playing football, singing and drumming
Born: 16 May 1977
Imo State, Nigeria
Work Experience: Working as a receptionist in a cosmetic company in Lagos
Interests: Reading history books, sports, singing, listening to music and cooking.
Celine Chidiogo Ezeoke
Born: 4 September 1978
Anambra State, Nigeria
Work Experience: Teaching
Interests: Singing, reading, hairstyling and cooking
Euphemia Chika Igwe
Born: Anambra State, Nigeria
Work Experience: Teaching in a primary school in Karu, Abuja, and selling kitchen utensils and clothing.
Interests: Writing, teaching, making friends, listening to Christian music and domestic work.
I chose the Society because of her Incarnational spirituality. The humble, hidden life of Jesus is so inspirational to me.
Born: Cross River, Nigeria
Work Experience: Typist at a church.
Interests: Studying, reading, listening to music, typing, reflection and sharing of the Word of God with others.
I chose the Society because the Sisters are simple and warm. Their spirit of service is challenging yet encouraging, their apostolates are flexible according to the wants of the age.
Born: Anambra State, Nigeria
Work Experience: Teaching and secretarial job.
Interests: Reading motivating books, singing, and researching to increase my knowledge.
I chose the Society because of their simplicity, humility and Ignatian spirituality of prayer. They have a deep interest in understanding and living out their scriptures.
Born: 10 August 1982
Delta State, Nigeria
Work Experience: Teaching and working as a shop keeper
Interests: Reading, singing, dancing, weaving hair and playing games
Born: 24 March 1989
Western Region, Ghana
Work Experience: Teaching, marketing survey and as security officer
Interests: Listening to music, artwork, playing musical instruments, reading, sports and teaching
Born: 5 August 1983
Enugu State, Nigeria
Work Experience: Working as a finance officer at the Justice and Peace Development Commission in the diocese
Interests: Singing, listening to sacred music and playing musical instruments