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I‘LL BUILD RECREATIONAL CENTRES FOR YOUTHS IN MY CONSTITUENCY SAYS LAWMAKER-ELECT By Florence Oduah                Aguata, March, 16, 2019 (MOI) A new lawmaker-elect for Aguata 2 Constituency, Dr Okechukwu Okoye says he will build recreational centre for youths of his constituency. ``This is aimed at changing their negative lifestyle,’’ Dr Okoye said in an interview at his residence in Isuofia, Aguata Local Government Area (LGA). According to ...
NNEWI NORTH ASSURES OF MORE DIVIDENDS OF DEMOCRACY                By Jacinta MuodebeluNnewi, March 18, 2019 (MOI) A lawmaker-elect in the Anambra State House of Assembly for Nnewi North Constituency, Mr Smart Okafor, has assured his people of dividends of democracy through quality representation.Mr Okafor gave the assurance on Sunday, March 17, during Thanksgiving Service at St. Peter Clavers' Catholic Church, Nnewichi.In a homily, ...
GLAUCOMA WEEK: NOA OFFERS FREE EYE CHECK, DESCRIBES GLAUCOMA `AS SILENT SIGHT THIEF’                By Uzo Ugwunze, OjotoOgidi (Idemili North LGA), March 17, 2019 (MOI) Following rising concerns over sudden blindness, the Nigerian Optometric Association (NOA), Anambra State chapter has offered free medical eye tests to mark week.The association said they also held public lectures for people of Anambra at which they described glaucoma as a silent eye ...
EX-CORPS MEMBERS URGED TO MINGLE, ESTABLISH BUSINESS IN ANAMBRA AS 92 PASS OUT AT IDEMILI SOUTH      By Uzo UgwunzeOjoto (Idemili South LGA), March 17, 2019 (MOI) Outgoing National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members have been encouraged to strive to settle down to establish their careers in Anambra State.The call was made by Head of Department, Education and Social Development, Idemili South, Dr Kingsley Ozodi during recent passing out of ...
GOVERNMENT DIRECTS RELEVANT AGENCIES TO ENFORCE BAN ON STREET TRADING IN ONITSHA, OTHER TOWNS TOO                By John Ndu Onitsha, March 15, 2019 (MOI) Gov. Willie Obiano has directed relevant authorities in the state to commence immediate enforcement of ban on street trading across the state. Gov. Obiano said street traders were also prone to be victims of accidents on major roads and highways.The governor gave the directive ...
TAKE RESPONSIBILITY OF YOUR JOBS, YOUTH COMMISSIONER ENEMALI URGES YOUTHS                By Emeka F IlozorAwka, March 17, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State Commissioner for Youth Empowerment and Creative Economy, Mr Bonaventure Enemali, has urged youths in the state to take ownership of their jobs.Enemali gave the admonition on March 13, during a summit organised for officers in various Local Government Areas (LGAs) in the ...
I ‘LL APPLY STRICT MEASURES IN REGULATING TRICYCLE OPERATION AT REGINA CEALI, UNIZIK JUNCTION TOO – TRANSPORT COMMISSIONER                By Ifeyinwa Ogwo Awka, March 17, 2019,(MOI) Anambra State Commissioner for Transport, Mr Uchenna Okafor says he will apply strict measures in regulating Tricycle operations at Regina Ceali and Unizik junction, Awka.``I will apply strict measures in decongesting and maintaining sanity in their operations on road sides,’’ the commissioner said in an interview.The ...
TAX EVASION: AIRS READS RIOT ACT TO DEFAULTERS                 By Chukwuka UgokweAwka, March 15, 2019 (MOI) In a bid to curb incidences of tax evasion, Anambra Internal Revenue Service (AIRS) says it will invoke relevant provisions of the law to compel tax defaulters to change their attitude.Chairman of the Board, Dr David Nzekwu, said during a news briefing that they were set ...
GOVERNMENT URGED TO SUSTAIN WARDING OFF ROADSIDE TRADERS                By Frances NwabufoeOnitsha, March 15, 2019 (MOI) Onitsha Unit Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Mr Paulinus Akpotobo has urged Anambra State Government to sustain the warding off of roadside traders and buses on major roads in the commercial city of Onitsha.Akpotobo said while reacting to interview on ghastly road accident that occurred ...
GOVERNMENT ORGANISES WORKSHOP ON ADMINISTRATIVE PRACTICE IN CIVIL SERVICE By Angela N Olimma Awka, March 15, 2019 (MOI) Commissioner for Economic Planning, Budget and Development Partners, Mr Mark Okoye says the essence holding workshop on Administrative Practice and Procedures in the civil service is to improve capacities of staff of ministries and agencies.``Staging the workshop now is apt, especially at this time, when the ...