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MOVE INTO HOLDING CENTRES WHEN FLOOD COMES -- SEMA DIRECTS                 By Chinyere Anenye :Ayamelum (Awka North LGA), Aug. 23, 2019 (MOI) Executive Secretary, State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), Chief Paul Odenigbo has urged communities to warnings to move to holding centres when flooding comes calling.Odenigbo said this during sensitisation a programmes organised by SEMA at Ayamelum and ...
ANAMBRA FLAGS-OFF TREE PLANTING CAMPAIGNS                  By Chiamaka Edokwe :Awka, Aug. 23, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State Government says it has programmed to plant not less than 3 million trees on all developed road networks in the state.Gov. Willie Obiano made this known during flag-off ceremony of 2019 Tree Planting Campaigns organised by ...
LEGISLATORS WANT GOVERNMENT TO PREVAIL ON LANDLORDS TO CONSTRUCT PITS TO ABSORB FLOODWATERS                     By Anastacia Agunwa :Awka, Aug. 23, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State House of Assembly has called on Anambra Government to encourage landlords to construct covered catchment pits to absorb floodwaters.``This will help to mitigate devastating erosion menace in the state,’’ Mr Pete Ibida, representing Njikoka 2, ...
HEALTH COMMITTEE COMMENDS GOVERNMENT FOR INSTALLING OXYGEN PRODUCTION PLANT                   By Anastacia Agunwa :Awka, Aug. 23, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State House of Assembly Committee on Health has commended Government of Anambra for setting up an oxygen production plant at Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University Teaching Hospital, Amaku, Awka.``This will help to guarantee adequate healthcare services for the ...
SARS INJURE 98-YEAR-OLD WOMAN IN ACHINA                  By John Ndu : Achina (Aguata LGA), Aug. 22, 2019 (MOI) Team of Policemen from Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), Anambra, have allegedly injured a 98-year-old woman in Achina, Aguata Local Government Area of Anambra during search for vital documents. It was gathered that the incident happened on Aug. ...
GOVERNOR’S WIFE CAUTIONS YOUTH AGAINST INDULGENCE IN VICES                  By Felix Igboanugo :Umueze Anam (Anambra West LGA), Aug. 22, 2019 (MOI) Wife of Anambra State Governor, Mrs Ebelechukwu Obiano has identified indulgence in social vices as major factor militating against developing the potential of youths in the state.Mrs Obiano popularly referred to as `Osodieme’, rather recommended ...
WIFE OF GOVERNOR OBIANO REASSURES OF COMMITMENT TO TRAIN, EMPOWER THE POOR                  By Kelechi Achukwu-jide : Anaku (Ayamelum LGA), Aug. 22, 2019 (MOI) Wife of Anambra State Governor, Mrs Ebelechukwu Obiano has reassured Ndi Ayamelum that `Caring Family Enhancement Initiative (CAFE)’ is determined to train and empower the poor in the state. Mrs Obiano, who is founder of CAFÉ, gave the ...
INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY: GOVERNMENT EXTOLS ANAMBRA YOUTHS, LAUNCHES EMPOWERMENT PROGRAMMES                  By Ikenna Aniagboso :Awka, Aug. 22, 2019 (MOI) Anambra on Aug. 20 joined the rest of the World to mark the UN-backed International Youth Day at which Gov Willie Obiano launched three main youth empowerment programmes.The programmes are Investor Investor Initiative (Triple-I initiative), Smart Job ...
GOVERNMENT DOLES OUT N905 M FOR MINI STADIUMS                  By John Ndu :Awka, Aug. 21, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State Government has set aside N905 million for construction of mini stadiums in every community in the state.Of the amount, N5 million each would be given to each of 181 communities for construction or upgrade of two ...
STAKEHOLDERS APPLAUD GOVERNMENT ON YOUTH DEVELOPMENT                  By Chukwuka Ugokwe/Ngozi Nnajiofor :Awka, Aug. 21, 2019 (MOI) Following commemoration of this year’s International Youth Day, concerned individuals have commended Anambra State Government for initiating various programmes aimed at promoting youth empowerment and development.They told reporters shortly after Youth Day celebration at Alex Ekwueme Square, Awka ...