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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 ...

Anambra Rice: Commissioner Projects 210 Metric Tons’ Harvest

The state Commissioner for Agriculture, Mechanization, Processing and Export, Hon. Afam Mbanefo has said that Anambra state is expecting a harvest of 210 metric tons of rice at the end 2016 farming season, a major improvement from 2015 harvest of 190 metric tons.The Commissioner who was addressing members of Aguleri ...

Governor Obiano Halts Convoy to Assist Accident Victims

A 911 Lorry with registration number XB 751-PHC yesterday crushed a mother and her grand child to death at IKB Junction, Ejighinandu, near Eke Awka-Etiti along Nnobi-Ekwulobia Express Way in Idemili South local government of Anambra State.There was confusion as the children of the woman stood beside the corpse of ...

Anambra Immunizes ASWAMA Workers

Workers of Anambra State Waste Management Authority (ASWAMA) were recently immunized against tetanus at the Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu Teaching hospital, Awka.Speaking at the event, the Managing Director of ASWAMA, Mr. Phil Chinwuba said that the immunization exercise was aimed at keying into Governor Willie Obiano`s vision of healthy environment adding that it would ...

Abagana, Ukpo, Enugu Ukwu crises : Obiano inaugurates panel of enquiry

A 10 man Panel of enquiry has been inaugurated by the Governor of Anambra state, Chief Willie Obiano to investigate and ascertain the communal crises that exist between Abagana – Ukpo and Abagana – Enugu Ukwu communities in Njikoka – Dunukofia and Njikoka – Njikoka  local government Area respectively.The members ...

Recession: It is wickedness to owe workers at a time like this – Obiano

Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano, says it is sheer wickedness for any employer of labour particularly government to owe workers salaries in a time of recession.Obiano made the remark during the commencement of the Anambra State Fire and Safety Summit in Awka on Wednesday.He said states that owe workers are inviting ...

STERLING BANK PARTNERS ANAMBRA STATE IN SANITATION

Sterling Bank Nigeria Plc has donated 400 pieces of sanitation uniforms to the Anambra State Ministry of Environment, Beautification and Ecology for use by the state Daily Road Sweepers.Speaking while presenting the uniforms, the Regional Business Executive Manager of the bank, Mrs Ebere Eze expressed appreciation to the state government ...