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REGISTRATION FOR ANAMBRA STATE HEALTH INSURANCE SCHEME COMMENCES By Ekene Kwazu/Chiedu OkoyeAwka, Nov. 6, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Health Insurance Agency (ASHIA) has started the registration of Anambra residents for its health insurance scheme at the Jerome Udoji Secretariat, Awka.This is sequel to the inauguration of the health scheme by Gov. Willie Obiano on Sept.14.The exercise, which would be conducted throughout the ...
IFAD-VCDP DONATE FARM INPUTS WORTH ABOUT N50MILLION TO FARMERS IN ANAMBRA EAST, WEST TOO By Ifeanyi NwegboUmueri (Anambra East LGA),  Nov. 6, 2018 (MOI) Commissioner for Agriculture, Mechanisation, Processing and Export, Mr Afam Mbanefo says Anambra State Government has stored rice seeding in Umueri for dry season farming after the floodwater subsided.Mr Mbanefo said this while distributing food stuffs and farm inputs worth not less than N50 million ...
HEALTH CENTRE ADVOCATES LOCALLY MADE FOOD                 By Regina IgwebuikeAmawbia (Awka South LGA), Nov. 5, 2018 (MOI) Pregnant and nursing mothers have been advised to always cook locally sourced foods for their household for healthy living.Mrs Claire Nwankwu, Officer-In-Charge of Maternal Child Health Centre (MCH), Amawbia gave the advice during food demonstration organised by the facility on Nov. 1.Mrs Nwankwu ...
ANAMBRA TO ESTABLISH INNOVATION CENTRE         By John Ndu Awka, Nov. 2, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Government has perfected plans to establish Innovation Centre to enhance youths’ productivity and creativity.Gov. Willie Obiano said this during Anambra State Technical and Creative Day at Marble Arch Hotel, Awka. ``The centre will be a multi-million naira project, with ultra-modern facilities that to ...
FG SETS TO ANNOUNCE SUBSTANTIVE RECTOR FOR OKO POLY By Ifeyinwa F Oduah Oko (Orumba North LGA), Nov. 2, 2018 (MOI) Of the 17 candidates vying for the position of Rector, Federal Polytechnic, Oko, three candidates have been shortlisted for the Federal Government to choose a substantive head soonThe interview for the Rector position conducted by Rector Selection Committee of the Governing Council ...
ANAMBRA HOS RECEIVES INTEGRITY STEWARDSHIP AWARD By Amaka Isikala Awka, Nov. 2, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Head of Service (HOS), Barr. Harry Udu has been adorned with Certificate of Integrity Stewardship Award by members of Advocacy for Peace and Value Re-Orientation organisation.The organisation which is a non-governmental and professional skilled volunteers working toward free corrupt society and promoting ethical leadership presented ...
ANAMBRA PARTNERS WIKIMEDIA USER GROUP TO PROMOTE IGBO LANGUAGE ONLINE By Chris ChikelueAwka, Nov. 2, 2018 (MOI) Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra has been described as a man with passion for the Igbo language, who is ever ready to promote it at all times.Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment Mr C Don Adinuba said this while receiving members of the ‘Igbo Wikipedia user group’ who ...
ANAMBRA APPROVES RECRUITMENT OF MORE VIOS, PROVIDES ALCOHOL TESTING DEVICE By Ifeyinwa J Ogwo Awka, Nov.1, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Government has approved the recruitment of more Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIOs) and the provision of alcohol testing device for the agency.Gov. Willie Obiano said this at the 2018 National Conference of Directors/Chief Road Traffic Officers of the Federation (NCDCRTOF) at Donritz Hotel, Udoka Housing ...
ADMINISTRATION, `ENGINE ROOM’ OF PUBLIC SERVICE SAYS RETIRED DIRECTOR              By Chiazor Chiaghana Awka, Nov. 1, 2018 (MOI) Retired Director of Administration in the Anambra State Civil Service says administration is the `engine room’ of every public service office.Mr Elochukwu Mefor said this while addressing administrative officers during one-day workshop held at the Ministry of Information and Public Enlightenment, Awka on Oct. 31.Mr ...
ANAMBRA GOVERNMENT ORDERS CONTRACTORS BACK TO SITES By Okoli Sunday Awka, Nov. 1, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Government has ordered all contractors, especially those handling road projects in the state, to go back to their different sites as the rainy season has subsided.Commissioner for Works, Mr Marcel Ifejiofor, gave this directive at the end of a meeting with Contractors, Consultants, Engineers, ...