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TRAINING, RETRAINING OF HEALTH WORKERS TOP IN GOVERNMENT PRIORITY -- AKABUIKE By Ebele Egoh Awka, June 21, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Government says training and retraining of healthcare workers in Government service is of top priority in the state’s blueprint to consolidate the gains in the health sector. Commissioner for Health, Dr Joe Akabuike said this during a workshop on cancer jointly organised by Anambra State Ministry of ...
DEANS OF STUDENT’S AFFAIRS TASKED TO ENCOURAGE PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP TO MITIGATE CONFLICTS By Paulinus Onah Awka (Awka South LGA), June 21, 2018 (MOI) A 2-Day Conference of Deans of Student’s Affairs of Tertiary institutions in Nigeria has begun in Awka, the Anambra State Capital. The event commenced on June 20 in Awka. The National President and Dean of Student Affairs, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, host of the conference, Prof. Stanley ...
MEDICAL ASSOCIATION APPLAUDS HEALTH INDEXES IN ANAMBRA By Ebele Egoh Awka, June 21, 2018 (NAN) Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria, NAUTH chapter has applauded the impressive health indexes recorded in Anambra State. The association made the commendation through its chairman, Dr Eric Ihekwoba, when members of the body paid a visit to the Commissioner for Health, Dr Joe Akabuike in his ...
REFUND N46B USED IN FIXING FEDERAL ROADS IN ANAMBRA – GOVT URGES By Chris Chikelue Awka, June 21, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Government has renewed a call on the Federal Government to urgently refund the N46 billion the state used to refurbish some portions of federal roads in the state. The call was handed down by Anambra State Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, Mr C Don Adinuba while ...
ANAMBRA GOVERNMENT ASSURES OF BETTER WELFARE PACKAGE FOR RETIRED PERM SECS By Chisom V Okpala Awka, June 21, 2018 (MOI) Anambra Government has expressed a commitment toward enhancing the welfare of retired Permanent Secretaries in the state. Anambra State Deputy Governor, Dr Nkem Okeke on behalf the governor made this known while receiving members of the Association of Retired Permanent Secretaries at Government House, Awka. The delegation, which was led ...
ANAMBRA’S HEAD OF SPORTS COMMISSION ORDERS EVACUATION OF SHANTIES AT STADIUMS By John Ndu Awka, June 21, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Government has ordered the removal of all illegal structures and shanties sited within and outside state's stadiums. The order involved traders and commercial bus drivers, who had occupied the state's township stadiums for private businesses. Chairman, Anambra State Sports Development Commission, Tony Oli, who issued the ...
ANAMBRA GOVT PLEDGES SUPPORT TO CORPS MEMBERS TO FULLY TAP POTENTIAL OF MEMBERS By Francis Igboemeka Awka, June 21, 2018 (M0I) Anambra State Government says it will collaborate with the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) toward harnessing human resources members to meet the aspirations of the founding fathers of the scheme. Anambra State Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, Mr C Don Adinuba said this in his office, when the ...
SCHOOL LAUNCH APPEAL FOR FUNDS TO SUPPORT REPAIR OF SCHOOL DAMAGED BY WIND STORM By Patricia Osegbue                            Onitsha, June 21, 2018 (MOI) Irene Menakaya Nursery and Primary School, Onitsha has launched an appeal fund to enable the management of the school to restore full services to the school after wind stormed damaged some parts of the school. The devastating damage, the third in series since the school took off forced the ...
OBIANO EMPOWERS `OKADA OPERATORS’ WITH N765M, MAKES THEM BUS OWNERS By C Don Adinuba Awka, June 21, 2018 (MOI) Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra State has set aside N765m for commercial motorcyclists in the state to enable them to purchase shuttle buses. This followed the government’s decision to restrict them from operating in Awka, the state capital, and Onitsha, the Southeast commercial hub, from July 1. The ...
ANAMBRA GOVT SEEKS MORE FG INTERVENTIONS TO TACKLE ECOLOGICAL PROBLEMS By Paulinus Onah Awka, June 20, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Government says it is determined to attract more ecological funding for control of erosion in the state. Commissioner for Environment, Mr Michael Okonkwo said this during an interview with newsmen in his office at Jerome Udoji Secretariat, Awka. Mr Okonkwo said that Gov. Obiano was still soliciting for ...