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GOVERNMENT TASKS RELIGIOUS LEADERS TO BE FIRE CONSCIOUS By John Ndu :Nnewi, Jan. 23, 2020 (MOI) Religious leaders in Anambra have been tasked to be fire-conscious, so as to educate their congregations on dangers of indiscriminate bush fires.Fires have been common occurrences these days and careless handling of inflammable materials has not helped matters.Gov. Willie Obiano made the ...
EXPEDITE DISPENSATION OF JUSTICE, GOVERNMENT ADMONISHES ANAMBRA JUDGES By John Ndu :Awka, Jan. 23, 2020 (MOI) Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra State has urged judges in Anambra State Judiciary to speed up dispensation of justice in accordance with stipulated laws.Gov. Obiano gave the directive while inspecting ongoing upgrade of premises of Awka Customary Court of Appeal to be ...
ANAMBRA HEALTH COMMISSIONER ASSURES GOVERNMENT READINESS TO SUPPORT TB/LEPROSY PROGRAMME By Ebele Egoh/Chukwudi Nwauba :Awka, Jan. 23, 2020 (MOI) Anambra State Health Commissioner, Dr Vincent Okpala says Government will continue to support Tuberculosis Leprosy Programme (TB) in an effort to stamp out the disease in the state.Dr Okpala gave the assurance when the TB End Review Team on National Strategic ...
SECURE APPROVAL FOR YOUR BUILDING PLANS -- VEN OKWUOSA URGES By Chinelo Ajulufo :Awka, Jan. 23, 2020 (MOI) Managing Director, Awka Capital Territory Development Authority (ACTDA), Ven. Amaechi Okwuosa has urged land developers to secure approval for their building plans by relevant authority.Okwuosa, a lawyer made the call in his office while granting interview to newsmen.According to him, getting building ...
PUBLIC UTILITIES FACILITIES MONITORING COMMITTEE RECEIVES 14-SEATER BUS By Azuka Offor :Awka, Jan. 21, 2020 (MOI) Members of newly inaugurated Ministry of Public Utilities Facilities Monitoring Committee has received14-seater bus from the state government.Commissioner for public Utilities, Mr Emeka Ezenwanne while handing over the bus to the committee urged them to redouble their efforts in the discharge of ...
COMMISSIONER URGES EEDC TO IMPROVE ITS SERVICE DELIVERY By Azuka Offor :Awka, Jan. 21, 2020 (MOI) Commissioner for Public Utilities, Mr Emeka Ezenwanne has urged Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) to live  up to the expectations of the people so as to enable them to have confidence in their services.Ezenwanne, an engineer, made the call while receiving officials ...
HEALTH COMMISSIONER HAILS NATIONAL MALARIAL ELIMINATION PROGRAMME FEDERAL HEALTH MINISTRY By Ebele Egoh/Chukwudi Nwauba :Awka, Jan. 21, 2020 (MOI) Anambra State Commissioner for Health, Dr Vincent Okpala has hailed National Malarial Elimination Programme (NMEP) and External evaluator from World Health Organisation (WHO) for their 2-day evaluation exercise in the state.Dr Okpala made the commendation when the team paid him a ...
GOVERNMENT RESTRICTS ARTICULATED VEHICLES ON AMAWBIA-BYPASS By Chukwuka Ugokwe/Ifunanya Ajukwu :Awka, Jan. 21, 2020 (MOI) Anambra State Government has erected barricades to stop articulated trucks from plying the Amawbia Bypass.This is aimed at forestalling carnage on the road.The barricades were installed at the Amawbia Y-junction and at the flyover end of the bypass.Speaking with newsmen shortly ...
ASWAMA CAUTIONS AGAINST INDISCRIMINATE WASTE DISPOSAL By Florence Okpeti :Awka, Jan. 21, 2020 (MOI) Managing Director, Anambra State Waste Management Authority (ASWAMA), Mr Amechi Akorah has cautioned the public against indiscriminate disposal of refuse in some parts of the state.The caution has become necessary in a bid to ensure healthy living among the citizenry.Mr Akorah, while ...
WE ARE NOT RELENTING IN MAKING ANAMBRA BEST PLANNED STATE SAYS ANSPPB CHAIRMAN By Enoch Uzuegbunam :Nnewi, Jan. 21, 2020 (MOI) Anambra State Physical Planning Board (ANPPB) has resolved that it will place the state among the best planned states in the country and in West Africa.Chairman, ANSPPB, Mr Chike Maduekwe said this while leading a demolition team to pull down some illegal ...