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`KEKE’, `OKADA’ RIDERS ASSOCIATIONS ENDORSE OBIANO By John Ndu/Chukwuma Maryann Awka, Oct. 25, 2017 -- The Association of Motorcycle Transport Union of Nigeria (MTUN), Anambra and Association of Tricycle Transport Union of Nigeria, Anambra have endorsed Obiano for a second tenure. Both bodies on Tuesday in Awka held a rally to unanimously express their support to the present administration for involving them ...
GOV OBIANO FLAGS-OFF 32ND ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF FISON By Ifeoma Aniagbado Awka, Oct. 25, 2017 -- The Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano has flagged-off 32nd Annual Conference of Fisheries Society of Nigeria (FISON) at Nnamdi Azikiwe University Auditorium, Awka. Declaring the workshop open, Gov. Obiano, who was represented by the commissioner for Agriculture Mechanisation, Processing and Export Mr Afam Mbanefo said that ...
THE NEED FOR CONTINUITY IN ANAMBRA -- CIVIL SERVANTS PERSPECTIVE By Kingsley Emeka Anyaegbu This exposition is with deep sense of gratitude to Almighty God for the political and economic stability in Anambra State. Looking at the development strides of the state as well as peace and harmony that exist among indigenes and other residents of Anambra State, we can say without any fear ...
3 GENERAL HOSPITALS TO BECOME SPECIALIST HOSPITALS By John Ndu Njikoka, Oct. 25, 2017 -- Three General Hospitals in Anambra State will be upgraded to specialists hospitals. The hospitals are located in the three Senatorial zones -- Ekwulobia, Onitsha and Enugwu-Ukwu. Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano announced this during a political rally at Abagana, Headquarters of Njikoka Local Government Area (LGA). He ...
DUNUKOFIA STOOD STILL FOR OBIANO By John Ndu Dunukofia, Oct. 25, 2017 -- Members of All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) in Dunukofia Local Government Area (LGA) gathered in their numbers to reconfirm their support of the present administration in Anambra. The party faithful gathered from the 14 wards in the LGA. Addressing the mammoth crowd, the state governor, Willie Obiano ...
ANAMBRA ELECTION: DEPUTY GOVERNOR MEETS ENUGWU UKWU YOUTHS By Chisom V Okpala Abagana, Oct. 25, 2017 – The Deputy Governor, Anambra State, Dr Nkem Okeke has called on Enugwu-Ukwu youths to support Obiano’s re-election for second tenure. According to him the re-election will enable him to consolidate on his efforts at pursuit of development of the state. The deputy governor said this during a ...
ONITSHA PRISONS TO BECOME SKILLS ACQUISITION CENTRE By Paulinus Onah Onitsha, Oct. 24, 2017 -- Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, has promised to equip the skills acquisition centre at the Onitsha Prisons. ``The government will also extend health programmes to the prison inmates,’’ Gov. Willie Obiano said this during the 64th Birthday celebration of the Catholic Archbishop of Onitsha, Most Rev. Dr Valerian Okeke ...
STAR SUNNY MASS TRANSIT STORMS VIO COMPUTERISED VEHICLE TESTING CENTRE By Ogwo Ifeyinwa Judith Awka, Oct. 24, 2017 -- The Management of Star Sunny Motor Mass Transit on Monday, Oct. 23, stormed the Anambra State Vehicle Inspection office (VIO) Computerised Inspection Centre, Awka with some vehicle in its fleet for inspection. This was in response to the mandate by Anambra State Government under the aegis of ...
AHEAD ANAMBRA ELECTION, SECURITY IS ASSURED SAYS INEC CHAIRMAN By Nneka Ejeckam Nteje, Oct. 24, 2017 -- The Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmoud Yakubu has assured Ndi Anambra of secure environment during the Nov. 18 Governorship Election. The INEC Chairman, who was represented by Mr Victor Ayodula gave this assurance during the voter education forum organised by the International Foundation for Electoral ...
WORK TO COMMENCE ON IHEMBOSI-UKPOR ROAD By John Ndu Ozubulu, Oct. 24, 2017 -- Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra has announced commencement of work on the Ihembosi-Ukpor road in Ekwusigo Local Government Area (LGA). The governor directed that work be commenced immediately after the contractor would have been mobilised. Announcing this during a campaign tour of Ozubulu, Headquarters, of Ekwusigo ...