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UNICEF PRESENTS THREE UTILITY VANS, TWO MOTORBIKES TO ANAMBRA STATE GOVERNMENT By John Ndu Awka, March 10, 2018 -- The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has presented Three Toyota Hilux Vans and two motorbikes to Anambra State government.  The utility vans and bikes would be used by the UNICEF body in Anambra, for effective service delivery.Presenting the keys to  Gov Willie Obiano at the Governor's Lodge, ...
40 CARTONS OF ILLEGALLY RE-VALIDATED EXPIRED DRUGS CONFISCATED BY NAFDAC By Paulinus Onah Onitsha, March 9, 2018 – Not less than 40 cartons of assorted expired drugs have been confiscated by the National Agency for Food Administration and control (NAFDAC) at the, Onitsha, drug market for being illegally re-validated by traders. A Deputy Director, NAFDAC at Onitsha, Mrs Christiana Essenwa told newsmen in Onitsha that after the ...
ANAMBRA ASSEMBLY MOVES TO ENACT LAW FOR ESTABLISHMENT OF CATTLE RANCHES By Madichie Henrietta Awka, March 9, 2018 --The Anambra State House of Assembly on March 8, resolved to refer the bill on cattle ranching to House Committee on Agriculture for their input before final passage into law. The House had debated the law establishing of the cattle ranches in the state. Mr Charles Ezeani, who sponsored the ...
ANAMBRA RELEASES ULTRA-MODERN FENCING DESIGN By Harriet Ajoku Awka, March 9, 2018 -- Anambra State Government has released standard 'acceptable fencing design', for all corporate, private and government institutions on the Enugu-Onitsha expressway. The Anambra State Commissioner for Information and Communication Strategy, Ogbuefi Tony Nnachetta unveiled the model during a news conference at Awka on March 8. He said that design was ...
ANAMBRA AGRIC COMMISSIONER APPLAUDS TRAINING ON CASSAVA VALUE CHAIN By Uzoma Ekweaga Awka, March 9, 2018 -- Anambra Commissioner for Agriculture, Mechanisation, Processing and Export, Mr Afam Mbanefo, has applauded the initiative in the training on cassava value chain. The training was being anchored by the Department of Extension, Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD). The commissioner, represented by the Permanent Secretary in the ministry, ...
ANAMBRA HAS FACILITY FOR DRY SEASON FARMING SAYS OBIANO By John Ndu Anaku, March 9, 2018 -- Anambra State Government has commenced additional measures to boost food production and increase rice cultivation. Gov. Willie Obiano said this when he visited Coscharis Farm at Anaku, Ayamelum Local Government Area (LGA). The governor inspected ongoing land preparation to beef up the nutrient values in the soil. The land ...
EDUCATION BOARD SHORTLISTS 421 CANDIDATES FOR TEST IN AGUATA LGA By Florence Ifeyinwa Oduah Aguata, March 9, 2018 -- In compliance with recent job advertisement for primary school teachers, the Anambra State Universal Basic Education Board (ASUBEB) has shortlisted candidates for proficiency test. Anambra Government announced recently that it will engage 1,000 teachers, 500 each for primary and secondary schools. In Aguata Local Government Area (LGA), the names of 421 ...
CONSTRUCT NEW ROADS IN EKWULIMILI, INDIGENES PLEAD By Onah Paulinus Ekwulumili (Nnewi South LGA), March 9, 2018 -- Ekwulumili Community in Nnewi South Local Government Area (LGA) have appealed to Gov. Willie Obiano to construct new roads in the community. ``I appeal to Anambra State Government to include Ekwulumili among communities to benefit from the next phase of road construction,’’ Ebenezer Okoli, a Chieftain ...
OBIANO’S SWEARING IN A CALL ON NDI ANAMBRA TO CELEBRATE 4 YEARS OF SUCCESS By Harriet Ajoku Awka, March 8, 2018 --The March 17, swearing in day of Gov. Willie Obiano is a call on Ndi Anambra to come out en masse to celebrate the success story of the state. The Commissioner for Information and Communication Strategy, Ogbuefi Tony Nnachetta while addressing journalists on March 8, informed Ndi Anambra ...
ANAMBRA CABINET NOT BEEN SACKED INSISTS NNACHETTA By Paulinus Onah Awka, March 8, 2018 -- The Government of Anambra State says it has not sacked its executive council. It, therefore, came as rude shock to government that a section of the media that ought to know procedures deviated from the norm. Anambra State Commissioner for Information and Communication Strategy Ogbuefi Tony Nnachetta made ...