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Adoption is free in Anambra state – Chikwelu The Anambra State Commissioner for Social Welfare, Children and Women Development, Dr. Mrs Victoria Chikwelu has declared that child adoption is free and without encumbrance so long as it is within the ambits of the laws governing adoption in the state.Speaking during an interview in her office at the Professor ...
Anambra Introduces Community Farm Development Programme Anambra State Government has introduced a Community Farm Development Programme designed to provide farming input, tractor services and link farmers to off takers for guaranteed market of their agricultural produce.Addressing farmers at a forum organized for them at the State Agricultural Development Project (ADP) conference hall in Awka, the State ...
Poverty Eradication: Agency Trains Village Volunteer Credit Groups in Anambra The International Fund For Agricultural Development (IFAD) assisted Rural Finance Institution Building Programme (RUFIN) has organized a two day training programme for formation of Village Savings Credit Groups in rural communities in Anambra State.Speaking at the forum organized at the headquarters of the state Ministry of Agriculture, Mechanization, Processing and Export, the State Project Coordinator, Rufin, Mrs Uzoamaka Emeagwali stated that the programme was organized to equip the participants with ...
Anambra Sets up 28 IDP Camps In Readiness for Predicted Flooding Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra has announced that the state government has established 28 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in readiness for flooding.Obiano announced this at a one-day Anambra State Fire and Safety Summit in Awka.He urged the flood prone communities in the state to be prepared and ready as well as to comply with the ...
Immaculate Heart Sisters Celebrate Jubilee No fewer than 33 Rev Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Congregation celebrated their Silver and Golden Jubilees respectively.The celebration which took place at the Basilica of the Holy Trinity Onitsha witnessed 30 Rev Sisters who celebrated their Silver Jubilee, while three celebrated Golden Jubilee anniversaries.Congratulating the celebrants, the ...
Nzam Community Elects New Traditional Ruler The Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano, has presented a Certificate of Recognition to the newly elected traditional ruler of Nzam, Anambra West local government Area, Igwe John Nwachukwu Oguguo.The ceremony which took place at the Governor’s Lodge attracted the people of Nzam community, traditional rulers, including the Chairman, ...
Obiano Restates Commitment to Agriculture Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state has assured the Nigerian youths that his administration would continue to place premium on agriculture and make it more appealing, urging them to take full advantage of government’s provisions in the sector. they can utilize their youthful potentials to achieve more for themselves.Governor Obiano ...
Anambra State tackles Cancer: Partners ASA Women USA The Anambra State Government has reaffirmed its readiness to tackle the menace of cancer and give a better and quality health care to Ndi Anambra.The State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano dropped this hint through the Secretary to the State Government, Professor Solo Chukwulobelu who represented him during a ceremony to mark the ‘End to Cancer Walk’ organised by the Anambra State Association Women USA at the Government House, Awka.Professor Chukwulobelu applauded the ...
ATMA FROWNS OVER INDISCRIMINATE PARKING—Pleads more government assistance The management of Anambra Traffic Management Agency ( ATMA) has warned motorist over the indiscriminate parking of vehicles along Zik’s avenue, highways and other major roads in Anambra state.The State Commandant of the agency, Chidi Anthony Umezinwa who gave this warning said the agency would not relent in apprehending offenders ...
Tax Fraud: Anambra Arrests more than 70 over Harassment, Extortion & Illegal Revenue Collection in Onitsha Suspected illegal tax collectors operating mostly along Upper Iweka Road and Bridge Head, have been apprehended by a joint team of the Nigeria Police and Officers of Ocha Brigade.According to the State Commander of OCHA Brigade, Kenneth Okonkwo, Gov Willie Obiano is determined to rid Anambra of hoodlums who extort ...