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ANAMBRA MONARCH DECRIES THE RISING BOUNDARY CASES AMONGST COMMUNITIES IN ANAMBRA STATE By Ogbuagu Benjamin U.       Umueri, March 19, 2018 -- The Traditional Ruler of Umueri Kingdom Anambra East Local Government Area (LGA), Igwe Benneth Izuchukwu Chukwuemeka has decried the rising number of boundary related cases amongst Communities in the State. Igwe Chukwuemeka declared this, when members of the Anambra State Bundary Technical Committee visited him ...
ANAMBRA TO ENGAGE IN ANIMAL HUSBANDRY - OBIANO By Chisom V. OkpalaAmawbia, March 19, 2018 -- Gov. Obiano has declared the state government readiness to develop in commercial quantity a crossbreed of Igbo species of livestock, 'efi Igbo, ewu igbo, okuko Igbo.Obiano said this during the Anambra Business Roundtable at the eve of his second term inauguration held at Governor's lodge, Amawbia.The ...
APGA’S OBIANO SWORN IN AS GOVERNOR OF ANAMBRA STATE FOR SECOND TENURE By Nwogueze E. ChikodiliAwka, March 17, 2018 -- Chief Dr. Willie Maduaburochukwu Obiano has been sworn in as Governor of Anambra State for a second term. The swearing-in ceremony took place on 17th March 2018 at the famous Dr. Alex Ekwueme Square in Awka the State Capital at about 1.00 ...
OBOSI COMMUNITY CELEBRATES 130 OCTOGENARIANS By Uzo Ugwunze Obosi, (Idemili North), March 13, 2018 -- The cream of the society gathered at Obosi recently to celebrate 130 octogenarians of the 'Irugo Age Grade'. The celebration takes place every three years. This is also a ceremony that has been 400 year old. The Traditional Ruler of Obosi, Igwe Dubem Iweka (Eze Iweka ...
UNIZIK INDUCTS 40 MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS, CHARGE THEM TO LIVE UP TO PROFESSIONAL ETHICS By Paulinus Onah Nnewi, March 13, 2018 -- The 2018 set of medical graduates of the Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka, Anambra State, numbering 40, have been inducted into the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria. The induction was the 43rd ceremony of the university, held at the Metu Uzodike Auditorium, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital (NAUTH), ...
COMMUNITY ADVOCATES FOR `OLD PEOPLE’S HOMES’ By Uzo Ugwunze Obosi, March 13, 2018 -- A call has been made for governments at all levels to establish the `Old peoples’ Homes’ across the country. The President Enyinwanyi Obosi (wives of Traditional Chiefs) in Obosi community, Idemili North Local Government Area (LGA), Dr Vivian Onwuekwe made the call during `Ite Ogbo’ ceremonies. Ite Ogbo is ...
REPAIR WORK ONGOING ON MILIKWE ROAD IN NNEWICHI By Muodebelu Jacinta           Nnewichi (Nnewi North), March 13, 2018 -- The refurbishment of potholes on Milikwe road in Nnewichi village, Nnewi has been ongoing. The road had deteriorated over a long period, which had rendered not motorable. A staff of Anambra State Road Maintenance Agency (ARMA), Mr Prince Ojini, who was on duty at the site, explained that ...
APGA EXPRESSES WORRIES OVER INSECURITY -- COMMENDS OBIANO'S VISION By John Ndu Awka, March 13, 2018 -- The All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) has expressed worries over incessant insecurity situation across the country, ranging from kidnap of Chibok and Dapchi girls. The party called on the Federal Government to urgently quell the various violent activities that had been crippling the socio-economic activities of the nation. ...
HEALTH OFFICIAL RE-ASSURES PANICKY MOTHER OVER DOUBLE DOSE OF MEASLES VACCINE By David Okpala/ Stella Ifeoma Okpala Akpo, March 12, 2018 -- A health official at Akpo, Aguata Local Government (LGA) has assured a panicky mother, whose child was administered double dose of measles vaccines that there was nothing to worry about. Mrs Blessing Nwokemezu, from Akpo, Aguata LGA 4-year-old son, Ifechukwu Nwokemezu was administered the measles vaccine twice. She ...
SKILLS ACQUISITION INSTRUCTORS URGE YOUTHS TO BUILD POSITIVE ATTITUDE TOWARD LEARNING By Kelechi Anyikwa Anaku, March 12, 2018 -- Instructors at Skills and Vocational centre, Ozalla Anaku have called on youths undergoing training in the centre to avail themselves of opportunities of training to improve on their skills. The Skills Acquisition and Vocational Centre, Anaku, a CAFE pet project was inaugurated in 2017 by wife of the governor, ...