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Optometrist emphasises need for regular eye tests By Chiedu Okoye/Chisom Okafor/Uche Igboeli   :Awka, July 7, 2020 (MOI) Head of Optometry, Ministry of Health, Anambra State Civil Service, Dr Agatha Muoka has harped on the need for civil servants to undergo regular eye tests, especially pin-hole tests to ascertain their eye conditions.Dr Muoka made the call during her ...
We’ll complete Onneh-Achina-Agbudu-Ogboji Road -- Government By Ikenna Aniagboso   :Awka, July 7, 2020 (MOI) The Anambra State Government says it will complete the 4.311km St. Peter's University‘s Achina-Onneh Road.Doubts over completion of the road were created following social media speculation.Addressing the maiden Edition of  ``Meet the Media,’’ an interactive platform created by the Governor's Media Team, ...
WAI Brigade commences monitoring of COVID-19 compliance in Ekwusigo By Ngozi Iwunze/Uchechukwu Muolokwu  : Ozubulu (Ekwusigo LGA), July 7, 2020 (MOI) A civil enforcement body popularly known as War Against Indiscipline (WAI) has commenced monitoring of COVID-19 compliance measures in Ekwusigo Local Government Area (LGA). Brigade Commander of Ekwusigo WAI, Mr Francis Onyeama noted that the brigade was empowered by the ...
Anambra Health Ministry to partner team of researchers from UNIZIK to improve healthcare delivery By Chukwudi Nwauba   :Awka, July 7, 2020 (MOI) Anambra State Commissioner for Health, Dr Vincent Okpala says his ministry will partner with the UNIZIK team of researchers on Social Innovation in Health Initiative (SIHI), to improve healthcare service delivery in the state.Dr Okpala gave the assurance during a courtesy visit ...
Anambra Internal Revenue Board inaugurates Tax Compliance Monitoring Team, enjoins citizens to pay taxes, levies By Daniel Obagha   :Awka, July 7, 2020 (MOI) Chairman, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Anambra State Internal Revenue Service (AIRS), Dr David Nzekwu has appealed to begin to pay their taxes and levies.Nzekwu made the appeal on June 6, while inaugurating the Tax Compliance Monitoring Team (TCMT) at Revenue House, Agu-Awka.``We ...
Interventional cardiologist donates COVID-19 Biosafety machine to Anambra By Chukwudi Nwauba   :Awka, July 7, 2020 (MOI) Anambra State Government has commended U.S.-based Interventional cardiologist, Dr Leo Egbujiobi and family for donating Biosafety level 2 Cabinet machine for COVID-19 testing in the state.Gov. Willie Obiano while receiving the equipment worth millions of naira noted that Ndi Anambra in The ...
NCDC activates COVID-19 Test Centre in Anambra By Ikenna Aniagboso   :Awka, July 7, 2020 (MOI) Government of Anambra State has announced activation of the Covid-19 Test Centre in the Anambra State Capital, Awka.The centre has been situated at the Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University Teaching Hospital (COOUTH), Amaku, Awka by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).The long ...
Commissioner blames indiscriminate dumping of refuse, poor termination for ecological problems By Tony Nezianya   :Awka, July 7, 2020 (MOI) Commission for Works, Mr Marcel Ifejiofor has blamed indiscriminate dumping of refuse and poor termination of some roads for emergence of gully erosion in some of Anambra cities.The commissioner made the observation during the maiden `Meet the Media,’ a platform created by ...
Anglican Prelate appeals for speedy trial of rape cases By John Ndu   :Aguleri (Anambra East LGA), July 6, 2020 (MOI) Anglican Bishop, Diocese of the Niger West, Rt. Rev. Johnson Ekwe has pleaded with Nigeria’s judiciary to expedite process of fast delivery of judgments in cases involving rape.``The law must no longer be lenient with perpetrators of rape at ...
Government committed to capacity-building, empowerment opportunities -- says Youth Commissioner By Chukwuka Ugokwe   :Awka, July 6, 2020 (MOI) Anambra State Commissioner for Youth Empowerment and Creative Economy, Prof. Theresa Obiekezie, says the government will continue to sustain youth development intervention projects to fight poverty and unemployment.The commissioner was speaking at Amesi, Aguata Local Government Area (LGA) during flag-off of Skills ...