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NO DEATHS FROM ARMY MEDICAL MISSION SAYS ANAMBRA GOVERNMENT By Tony Nezianya/John Ndu Awka, Oct. 11, 2017 -- The Anambra State Government says no deaths were recorded over botched free medical outreach mission planned by the Nigerian Army. ``Indeed, the exercise has yet to take off, when rumours of vaccines from mischief makers went viral, sending panic to communities in Ozubulu and Nnewi, with many ...
ARMY CHIEF HAILS TROOPS FOR STEMMING HERDSMEN/FARMERS CLASH IN SOUTH EAST By Gloria AnaezeOnitsha, Oct. 10, 2017 -- The Commander, Nigerian Army Signals Corps, Maj.-Gen. C.T. Olukoju has hailed a detachment of the force participating in Python Dance 11, for averting farmers and herdsmen clash in the south east.Gen. Olukoju and representative of the General Officer Commanding (GOC), 6 Division, Brig.-Gen. ...
OBIANO, MAN TO BEAT IN ANAMBRA ELECTION `2017 By Paulinus OnahAwka, Oct.9, 2017 -- In less than 50 days, the electorate in Anambra State will once again file out to elect the next governor of the state to take charge over the next four years.There are strong political indications that the incumbent, Gov. Willie Obiano, may after all ...
OBIANO COMPLETES ACHINA-ONNEH ROAD PROJECT, COMMENCES ANOTHER By John Ndu Awka, Oct. 9, 2017 -- Anambra State Government has completed the asphalting of 1.5 km Achina-Onneh road project.``We have since commenced the construction of major roads, leading to communities in Orumba North and Aguata Local Government Areas (LGAs),’’ Gov. Willie Obiano said.The governor made this known during a ...
OBIANO CONGRATULATES SUPER EAGLES OVER WOLD CUP TICKET By John NduAwka, Oct. 9, 2017 – Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra State has hailed the Super Eagles of Nigeria for being the first African country to qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.Describing the qualification as ``historic’’, Gov. Obiano observed that the Eagles' performance demonstrated infinite possibilities that ...
AGULU STAKEHOLDERS ENDORSE OBIANO FOR 2ND TENURE By John NduAwka, Oct. 9, 2017 -- A member of the Anambra State House of Assembly, Mr Azubuike Okoye has announced that Gov Willie Obiano provided N41 million for completion of a Health Centre at Agulu.Okoye, a representative of Anaocha 1, at the state assembly, said that governor not only ...
ANAMBRA CELEBRATES NEW YAM FESTIVAL AS OBIANO BOOSTS AGRICULTURE By John NduAwka, Oct. 9, 2017 -- The 21 Local Government Areas (LGAs) in Anambra State jointly celebrated the New Yam festival.This is the first time the state government and the LGAs would be jointly celebrating this festival.They used the opportunity to express appreciation to God for bountiful harvest.The New ...
UMUEZE VILLAGE, UGA COMMUNITY, AGUATA LG CALLS HELP OVER EROSION MENACE By Anastasia EzenwaUga (Aguata LGA), Oct. 7, 2017 – Residents of Umueze Village, Uga community in Aguata Local Government Area (LGA) of Anambra are now living in fear because of erosion menace in the area.This has prompted them to send a `Save Our Soul Message’, to the Anambra State Government to intervene ...
GOV WILLIE OBIANO UNITY CUP TOURNEY BEGINS AT ROJENNY STADIUM, OBA By Obinwa Chikaodili EvangelineGov Willie Obiano Unity Cup tourney begins at Rojenny Stadium, ObaOba, Oct. 7, 2017 -- Gov. Willie Obiano on Friday, Oct. 6, 2017 kick started the 2017 Unity Cup, involving virtually all communities in Anambra State.The event is holding at the Rojenny International Stadium, Oba, near Onitsha.The tournament, the ...
OBIANO TASKS ROTARIANS ON COMMUNITY SERVICE AS DISTRICT 9142 GEARS TO INAUGURATE NEW LEADERS By Okoli Sunday : Governor of Anambra State, Chief Dr Willie Obiano (Akpokuodike) yesterday received in audience the  Leadership of the new Rotary District 9142 led by the Pioneer District Governor, Dr. Emman Ude AKPEH.The visit was to formally invite the governor to the Inauguration of the new Rotary International ...