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PEOPLE IN ONITSHA NORTH RECEIVE FREE MEDICAL CARE By Nkiru T Mbunabo/Chika N Obi Onitsha, (Onitsha North LGA), May 25, 2018 (MOI) No fewer than 200 people had received free medical care from the Okaka family of Ogbeoza in memory of their late father, Mr Christopher Aniebonam Okaka, aged 91. The medical mission was held at Ime Obi field, Onitsha North LGA, where many ...
MMIATA-ANAM- NZAM ROAD PROJECT -- GOV OBIANO URGES SPEEDY DELIVERY By John Ndu /Okoli Sunday Nzam, May 25, 2018 (MOI) Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra has urged the contractor handling the Mmiata-Anam-Nzam road and bridge to speed up construction work, in order to deliver as scheduled. Gov. Obiano made the call at Mmiata Anam, Anambra West Local Government Area (LGA), during inspection of the project.  ...
GOV OBIANO INSPECTS NTEJE UMUNYA BRIDGE By John Ndu Nteje, May 25, 2018 (MOI) Gov. Willie Obiano has re-affirmed his commitment toward completing all the dilapidated roads in the state before the end of his tenure. Gov. Obiano noted this he inspected ongoing construction of Umunya - Nteje road in Oyi Local Government Area (LGA) of the state. The 6km road with a ...
ANAMBRA SIGNS N9B CONTRACT FOR EROSION CONTROL IN 6 SITES By John Ndu Amawbia, May 24, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Government has signed an agreement with two reputable firms for erosion-control works on six erosion sites in the state. The contracts totalling N9 billion will be handled by a Chinese firm, CGC-CHWE and CGC-YSE. The erosion sites which are located at Enugwu-Ukwu and Abidi-Umuoji would gulp ...
NYSC CELEBRATES 45TH YEAR ANNIVERSARY By Chinelo Chizoba Okeke Awka, May 24, 2018 (MOI) National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Anambra State Chapter has joined their counterparts in the federation to celebrate 45th year Anniversary of the scheme. The NYSC is a compulsory one year service for every Nigerian graduate from tertiary institution; it was instituted by the federal government on May 22, ...
ANAMBRA RECORDS FIRE OUTBREAKS ALMOST DAILY SAYS FIRE DEPARTMENT By Josephine NwandoAwka, May 23, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Director, Fire Service, Mr Martin Agbili says fire outbreaks have remained reoccurring issue in the state.Abili estimated that not less than 44 fire incidences were recorded between December 2017 and now.The director made this known in an interview with newsmen in Awka.He said that the major cause ...
ANAMBRA EMBARKS ON EMERGENCY CLEAN-UP, WASTE DISPOSAL By Chizoba AnekweAwka, May 23, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State government says it has resolve to keep the state clean and healthy.Anambra Commissioner for Environment, Beautification, and Ecology, Mr Michael Okonkwo re-affirmed this during a 3-day clean-up exercise organised by his ministry in Awka.The emergency exercise involved the commissioner and his adhoc staff, the Managing Director, Anambra State Waste ...
CATHOLIC FAITHFUL IN ANAMBRA JOINED IN PROTESTING KILLINGS OF PEOPLE ACROSS NIGERIA By Paulinus Onah/Regina IgwebuikeAwka, May 23, 2018 (MOI) Catholic faithful in Anambra on May 22 joined the pray/walk across the country to protest against incessant killing of Christians.The protest march was necessitated by the Benue killing of Rev. Fathers Joseph Gor, Felix Tyoloha and 17 others by suspected Fulani herdsmen while at 5.30am Mass on April ...
EKWUEME SQUARE DECLARATION 2018 By Ikenna AniagbosoAwka, May 23, 2018 (MOI) Ndi Igbo at a South Eastern Summit held at the Dr Alex Ekwueme Square took a unanimous stand to endorse the restructuring of the Nigerian federation.A presentation on the position of Ndi Igbo, which has been dubbed ``Ekwueme Square Declaration’’ was read by Prof. Chukwuma Charles Soludo.According ...
LG CHAIRMAN DEDICATES AWARD TO GOV. WILLIE OBIANO By Patricia OsegbueOnitsha, May 23, 2018 (MOI) The Transition Committee Chairman, Onitsha South Local Government Area (LGA) Mr Emeka Asoanya was conferred with Order of Distinguished Local Government Chairmen (DLGC) Merit Award.According to him, he has dedicated the award to Gov. Willie Obiano.The award was conferred on him and other distinguished persons by Rootwatch National ...