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ASSEMBLY COMMITTEE PARTNERS HOS ON TRANSPARENT SERVICE DELIVERY                By MaryAnn Chukwuma :Awka, Sept.13, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State House of Assembly Committee on Civil Service Organisation is to partner the Office of the Head of Service (HOS), to promote transparent and effective implementation of government policies.This is the outcome of familiarisation visit by the committee members to the HOS at the Jerome ...
ANAMBRA GOVERNMENT KICKS OFF ANTI-BREAST, CERVICAL CANCER CAMPAIGNS                By Chinazo Okoye/Obianuju Azukaego/Nnaemeka Egwuonwu :Awka, Sept.13, 2019 (MOI) Prof. Omenugha, Commissioner for Basic Education has identified cervical and breast cancers as major challenges of healthcare in developing countries like Nigeria.The commissioner made the observation during kick-off of Anambra anti-breast and cervical cancers campaign at the Nnamdi Azikiwe University Main Auditorium, Awka.She noted ...
COMMUNITY CRISIS: GOVERNMENT TAKES DELIVERY OF REPORT OF INQUIRIES                 By John Ndu :Amawbia, Sept. 13, 2019 (MOI) Gov. Willie Obiano has taken delivery of report submitted by a panel of Inquiry on crisis involving some communities in the state. The communities are Ukpo-Abagana, Enugwu-Ukwu, Enugwu-Agidi, Nawfia and Abba.Gov. Obiano who took delivery of the reports at Governor's Lodge, Amawbia, pledged to expedite ...
ANAMBRA GOVERNMENT CALLS FOR INTEGRITY, HONESTY AMONG MEDIA PRACTITIONERS                By Chisom Okpala :Awka, Sept. 13, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State media practitioners have been called upon to imbibe integrity in the discharge of their duties.Gov. Willie Obiano made the call during the opening of two-day 2019 Media Summit and Award Ceremony held at the Godwin Ezeemo International Press Centre, Awka.The Summit has as ...
AIR PEACE CHAIRMAN, A WORTHY AMBASSADOR, SAY IHIALA LGA LEADERS               By C Don Adinuba :Awka, Sept. 13, (MOI) ``You are Our Worthy Ambassador", Ihiala LGA Leaders Tell Air Peace Chairman because of Free Lifting of 187 Nigerians from South Africa.The leaders and people of Ihiala Local Government Area (LGA) in Anambra State have described the chairman of Air Peace, Chief Allen Onyema, as ...
COMMERCE COMMISSIONER PLEDGES TO RECOVER LOST, UNDER ESTIMATED REVENUE        By Rita Okonkwo :Awka, Sept. 12, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State Commissioner for Trade and Commerce, Mr  Uche Okafor, says he will work with relevant authorities in the Ministry to recover lost and under-valued government revenue in the state.The commissioner made this known during a familiarisation meeting with the Permanent Secretary and Heads of Departments ...
NO MORE INDISCRIMINATE STOPPING ON ROADS --TRANSPORT COMMISSIONER                By Ifeyinwa Ogwo :Awka, Sept. 12, 2019, (MOI) Anambra State Commissioner for Transport, Dr Christian Madubuko, has cautioned against indiscriminate loading and offloading of commuters on roads by commercial drivers.The commissioner said this when Urban Drivers Welfare Association, (UDWAAS), Anambra State, paid him visit in his office at the Jerome Udoji Secretariat, Awka.He noted ...
ENSURE ABS LAUNCHES ON DSTV BEFORE CHRISTMAS AS GOVERNMENT INAUGURATES BOARDS                 By John Ndu  :Amawbia, Sept. 12, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State Government has directed the board of ABS to launch on DSTV before Christmas.``ABS is currently one of the most digitised state-owned stations in Africa. You should ensure that more is done to keep the station in a more appreciable position.’’Gov. Willie Obiano said this ...
BREASTFEEDING REDUCES RISK OF CANCER, HEART DISEASE TOO                             By Nnedinma C Okeke :Awka, Sept. 11, 2019 (MOI) Executive Secretary, Anambra State Primary Healthcare Development Agency (ASPHCDA), Dr Chioma Ezenyimulu says breastfeeding reduces risk of mothers developing breast, ovarian cancer and heart diseases.Ezenyimulu, represented by Head of Department, Community Health Services, Dr Kanayo Onalu said this during a symposium on breastfeeding at De ...
ANAMBRA LIBRARY BOARD ADVOCATES MULTILINGUALISM                By Obianuju Umeh :Awka, Sept. 11, 2019 (MOI) Director, Anambra State Library Board, Dr Nkechi Udeze has urged parents to teach their children the local languages, to enable them be able to communicate and know their origins.Dr Udeze said this during the UN-backed International Literacy Day, with theme: ``Literacy And Multilingualism’’.The library ...