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NUJ ABUJA PRESENTS AWARD TO OBIANO By John Ndu  Abuja, Dec. 4, 2017 -- Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja Chapter has been presented the 2017 `Best Governor’, of the year Award to Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra. The award had earlier been conferred on the governor at Abuja, during a Press Week organised by NUJ, Abuja ...
ADP TRAINS FARMERS ON MARKET-DRIVEN PRODUCTION By Judith Oraeki-AnigboguOgidi (Idemili North), Dec. 1, 2017 -- A one-day workshop on market-driven production for farmers and co-operatives has been held in Ogidi, Idemili North Local Government Area (LGA) of Anambra State.The training was organised by the Anambra State Agricultural Development Programme (ADP) in conjunction with the Ministry of Agriculture, Mechanisation, Processing and Export.It ...
HUMAN RIGHT GROUP PROTESTS RETURN OF ROAD BLOCKS IN ONITSHA, GIVES IGP 3 DAYS TO DISMANTLE THEM By Gloria AnaezeOnitsha, Dec. 1, 2017 -- A human rights group, ``Campaign for Democracy’’, has called on the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, to dismantle road blocks that hinder free movement of persons in Onitsha metropolis.The group said they were worried about indiscriminate setting of road blocks were creating panic in the city ...
BUDGET OF VALUE-FOR-MONEY, ECONOMIC DIVERSIFICATION AND JOB CREATION Awka, Nov. 30, 2017 --The 2018 Budget Presented by the Governor of Anambra State, His Excellency, Chief Willie Obiano, to the Honourable Members of the Anambra State House of Assembly.  Protocol  Your Excellency, the Deputy Governor,The Right Honourable Speaker, Honourable Deputy Speaker,Principal Officers of the House and other HonourableMembers of the Anambra State House of Assembly,The Chief Judge ...
PGs TASK COMMUNITIES ON PROJECT SUSTAINABILITY By Ukpa EwaAwka, Nov. 29, 2017 -- The Anambra State President Generals have been enjoined to take effective ownership and sustainability of projects in their communities to enhance public service delivery. This will ensure their usage for the wellbeing of citizens.The Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Economic Planning and Budget, Mr Emeka Ohuoha, made ...
AANFE TO COMMENCE SENSITISATION PROGRAMME By Ebele Iyke OdiliAwka, Nov. 29, 2017 -- Anambra State Agency for Mass Literacy, Adult and Non Formal Education (AANFE), Awka will commence mobilisation and sensitisation of the 179 communities this November, 2017.This is with a view to enlightening the less privileged members of various communities on free education programme of the mass literacy ...
TEACHERS INDISPENSIBLE, GREAT MOTIVATORS TOO By Ebele Iyke Odili Awka, Nov. 29, 2017 --The Acting Executive Secretary and Director Agency for Mass Literacy Adult and Non Formal Education (AANFE), Mr Donatus Nwosu has described Nigerian teachers, especially Anambra teachers as `great inspirers’.Nwosu said this in an interview in his office at Awka, while reacting to World Teacher’s Day Celebration.Mr Nwosu ...
OBIANO PRESENTS 13 PATROL VANS TO SECURITY AGENCIES By John Ndu Awka, Nov. 28, 2017 -- Anambra State government has presented 13 operational vehicles and 20 motor bikes to the Anambra State Police Commander, Civil Defence Corps, and vigilance groups in the state.  The beneficiaries are the Nigeria Police, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC and the Anambra State Vigilance Services. The Police were allocated ...
CHRISTIANS MARK THE SOLEMNITY OF CHRIST THE KING By Onyedinma Philista U Nimo, Nov. 27, 2017 -- Christians have been urged to be true ambassadors of Christ at all times, no matter pressures, so as to be able to stand out tall to defend their faith. In a homely to commemorate the feast, Rev. Fr. Kenneth Okafor made this call at Our Lady ...
OBIANO INAUGURATES 90-BED CAPACITY HOSTEL AT CKC, ONITSHA By Okpala Raphael Onitsha, Nov. 27, 2017 -- Gov. Willie Obiano, on Nov. 26, 2017, inaugurated a 90-bedroom hostel named, ``Governor Obiano’s Hostel’’, built for students of Christ the King College, Onitsha by his family.  The governor joined the students and the Old Boys of the school to celebrate the Feast of Christ, ``The King’’, during which he ...