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CLERGY, TRADITIONAL RULER REACT TO NEW BURIAL CONTROL BILL                                            By Florence Oduah Ekwulobia (Aguata LGA), April 18, 2019 (MOI) Parish Priest, St. Joseph's Pro-Cathedral, Ekwulobia, Rev. Fr. Ignatius Onwuatuegwu has hailed the ``Anambra State Burial/Funeral Ceremonial Control Law, 2019’’ as progressive. The bill, ...
BISHOP’S SPOUSE LAUDS GOVERNOR’S WIFE OVER CONTRIBUTIONS TO GIRL-CHILD EDUCATION                         By Chinelo Okeke Awka, April 18, 2019 (MOI) Mrs Martha Ibezim, the wife of Bishop of Awka Diocese, Anglican Communion has commended Mrs Ebelechukwu Obiano for her contributions toward growth of girl-child education in Anambra. It was gathered that as at 2018, Mrs Obiano had ...
ANAMBRA REVENUE SERVICE COMMENCES REVIEW MEETINGS                 By Frances Nwabufoe Onitsha, April 18, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State Internal Revenue Service (ASIRS) has commenced quarterly review meetings, aimed at reviewing the performances of Tax officers in various Tax offices across the state. All tax offices have been grouped under the three Senatorial zones of the state – ...
ANAMBRA BRACES TO PROMOTE EDUCATION, TECHNOLOGY TOO                 By Innocent Aghanti/ Chukwudi NwaubaAwka, April 18, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State Government says it has resolved to commit to promoting education and technology in the state.Commissioner for Tertiary Education, Science and Technology, Prof. Theresa Obikezie said the Government would continue to promote education and technology because of its values ...
ANAMBRA CONDOLES WITH IGBOKA FAMILY OVER ASSASSINATION OF FORMER PG                 By Chisom OkpalaNimo (Njikoka LGA), April 18, 2019 (MOI) Government of Anambra State has condoled with the family of former lawmaker, Mr Anthony Igboka, who was assassinated by unknown gunmen on April 16.Igboka was reportedly shut dead at Oye Nimo Market Square in Njikoka Local Government ...
ANAMBRA ADAPTS `TASK SHIFTING TASK SHARING POLICY’, PARTNERS SOUTH SAHARA ORGANISATION                 By Ebele EgohAwka, April 18, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State has developed a health policy strategy, `State Task Shifting Task Sharing (TSTS)’ to address health workforce shortage.Anambra State Commissioner for Health, Dr Joe Akabuike said this during stakeholder's meeting on TSTS at King David Hotel, Awka.Dr Akabuike explained, ``the goal of ...
2019 POLLS: HUMAN RIGHTS BODY COMPILES CASES OF ELECTORAL MALPRACTICES By Chukwuka UgokweAwka, April 18, 2019 (MOI) National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has begun full scale compilation of all forms of electoral malpractices recorded during the last 2019 General Elections across the nation.Already, consultations had commenced with stakeholders including members of civil societies, who monitored the elections with a view to producing comprehensive report on the ...
ENUGU CHAMBER OF COMMERCE EXTOLS ANAMBRA’S PARTICIPATION IN TRADE FAIR                 By Rita OkonkwoEnugu, April 16, 2019 (MOI) Enugu Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (ECCIMA) has extolled Anambra State presence and participation in the 30th Enugu International Trade Fair.The fair took place at the Permanent Site, Trade Fair Complex, Golf Estate, GRA Enugu from April 5 to ...
STATISTICIAN-GENERAL COMMENDS NSA FOR CREDIBLE ELECTION IN ANAMBRA By Rita Okonkwo Awka, April 16, 2019 (MOI) Acting Statistician-General, Anambra, Mr Paul Obiekezie has commended  the National President of National Statistical Association (NSA) of Nigeria, Prof. S.I. Onyeagu for conducting credible election in Anambra  chapter. Prof. Onyeagu had conducted the election with a team. Obiekezie made the commendation in an interview with newsmen, shortly after the election ...
MEMBER-ELECT VOWS COMMITMENT TO WELFARE OF CONSTITUENTS                 By Oguji GinikaAgulu (Anaocha LGA), April 14, 2019 (MOI) Member-elect, Anaocha Constituency 1, in the Anambra State House of Assembly, Mr Ebele  Ejiofor says he is committed to welfare of Ndi Anaocha 1 constituents.He made the vow when he assisted in offsetting payment of school fees of an ...