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Oba community pleads for completion of Umuoji-Oba Akwu Ukwu road, mourns Godson Udoh By Uzo Ugwunze   :Oba (Idemili South LGA), Sept. 22, 2020 (MOI) Oba community in Idemili South Local Government Area (LGA) has called on Anambra State Government to complete the construction of Umuoji-Oba Akwu Ukwu road.They made plea during the funeral rite of late Chief Godson Udoh Egbenadiji, a cabinet Member ...
NAUTH Chief Medical Director urges striking doctors to return to work By Enoch Uzuegbunam   :Nnewi, Sept. 22, 2020 (MOI) Chief Medical Director, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital (NAUTH), Nnewi, Prof Anthony Igwegbe, has pleaded with striking members of Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) to return to work.Prof Igwegbe made the appeal in his office at the hospital premises while addressing newsmen.He ...
Anambra celebrates Mayor Ezeajughi of Brent, London        By Tony Nezianya   :Awka, Sept. 22, 2020 (MOI) The Government of Anambra State has congratulated Councilor Ernest Nnaama Ezeajughi, the trailblazing scientist who was recently re-elected to serve a second four-year term as Mayor of Brent.Mayor Ezeajughi first made worldwide headlines in 2019, when he was first ...
Commissioner for Diaspora Affairs urges parents to teach children Igbo language By Ifeyinwa Ogwo   :Awka, Sept. 22, 2020 (MOI) Anambra State Commissioner for Diaspora Affairs, Indigenous Artworks, Culture and Tourism, Dr Christian Madubuko has urged parents to teach their children how to read, write and speak the Igbo language.Madubuko said this when he received a group known as ``Otu Subakwa Igbo’’ ...
Illegal schools to cease operating in Anambra from next academic session -- says Education Commissioner By Chinazo Okoye/Obianuju Azukaego/Nnaemeka Egwuonwu   : Okpuno (Awka South LGA), Sept. 21, 2020 (MOI) Anambra State Commissioner for Basic Education, Prof  Kate Omenugha says all unapproved schools in the state will no longer operate from next academic session.The commissioner said this during her monitoring of schools’ resumption to ensure that nursery ...
Government emphasises commitment toward an agriculture revolution in Anambra By Felix Igboanugo   : Umuoba Abaegbu (Anambra West LGA), Sept. 21, 2020 (MOI) Anambra State Government has emphasised a commitment toward the use of Agriculture to drive the economy of the state.Special Assistant to the Governor on Agriculture, Mr Obioma Mbanefo said this during the handover of Bulk Cassava Processing Centre ...
Mobile Health Insurance, a new dawn in health insurance in Anambra -- says Health commissioner By Chisom Okafor/Chukwudi Nwauba :Awka, Sept. 21, 2020 (MOI) Commissioner for Health, Dr Vincent Okpala says the introduction of Mobile Health Insurance in Anambra State Health Insurance Agency (ASHIA) is a new dawn in the healthcare sector toward effective healthcare financing.Dr Okpala said this while declaring open a Pre-testing and ...
House member hands over healthcare facility to ANSPHCDA By Nnedinma Okeke      : Iyiowa Odekpe (Ogbaru LGA), Sept. 21, 2020 (MOI) Member representing Ogbaru Constituency II in Anambra State House of Assembly, Mr Somto Udeze has handed over a primary health facility to Anambra State Primary Healthcare Development Agency (ASPHCDA).Mr Udeze bankrolled the building's healthcare centre.The inauguration, which ...
The Anambra spirit By Ejike Anyaduba  :Abatete (Idemili North LGA), Sept. 21, 2020 (MOI) It is a good thing to be proud of one’s state, and I am.Anambra is perhaps one of the few states in Nigeria that have chalked up some good mention.Her respect comes not from her size, but her worth. ...
ASHIA, now driving healthcare revolution in Anambra By Tony Nezianya   : Awka, Sept. 20, 2020 (MOI) When Gov. Willie Obiano came up with the brilliant idea of a health insurance policy for the state, little did he know that Ndi Anambra will fall over themselves to be associated with this policy.Given the vehement opposition mounted by a few, ...