News

ENFORCEMENT OF BAN ON USE OF MOTORCYCLES REMAINS JULY 1, SAYS TRANSPORT COMMISSIONER By Tony Nweke Awka, July 27, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Government has reaffirmed its earlier position that enforcement of the order banning the use of motorcycles in greater Onitsha and Awka general areas will commence on Sunday, July 1. The Commissioner for Transport, Mr Uchenna Okafor said the government stand during a meeting on July 26 with ...
ANAMBRA RECORDS 2 MILLION VOTERS IN ANAMBRA AS AT MAY 2018 – OBIANO’S AIDE By Paulinus Onah/Ukpa Ewa Awka, June 27, 2018 (MOI) Special Adviser to Gov. Willie Obiano, on Special Duties and Continuous Voter Registration, Dr Amaka Akaudo, says Anambra recorded not less than two million registered voters at the end of May this year. The special Adviser made the observation during a news conference in her office at Government ...
ANAMBRA CIVIL SERVANTS TASKED ON PROFESSIONALISM By Gladys O Azukaego Nibo (Awka South LGA), June 27, 2018 (MOI) A retired Civil Servant, Mr George Ogbuefi, has tasked civil servants in Anambra to be committed to their work, to help Gov. Willie Obiano to achieve more successes. Ogbuefi, who spoke to newsmen at Nibo Town, Awka South LGA, enjoined workers to show ...
WASH CONSULTANT ADVOCATES SYNERGY FOR WATER FACILITIES By Okpala David/ Okpala, Stella Ifeoma Aguata, June 27, 2018 (MOI) The Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Consultant for Aguata Local Government Area (LGA), Obinna Ogbodo has called on WASHCOM Chairmen, women organizations and entire people of the area to maintain water facilities in their localities. Mr Ogbodo made the call during a two day workshop for WASH ...
RESIDENTS OF AMAWBIA DECRY NON-REPLACEMENT OF REFUSE BINS By MaryAnn Chioma Chukwuma Amawbia, June 27, 2018 (MOI) Residents of Umueze Village, Amawbia, Awka South Local Government Area (LGA) of Anambra have decried the non-placement of refuse bins within the areas. Anambra State Waste Management Agency (ASWAMA) is the body in charge of placing of removal wastes in Anambra. With removal of some bins from area by ASWAMA, ...
DON LAUD UNIZIK V-C’S GIANT STRIDES IN 4 YEARS By: Michael Ezenwata Awka, June 27, 2018 (MOI) Director of Sandwich Unit, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka, Campus Prof. Uche Obidiegwu says current tenure of incumbent Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Joseph Ahaneku has brought remarkable changes to the institution. Prof. Obidiegwu who spoke on achievements of the V-C in four years, stressed that through his instrumentality, the inaugural lecture series ...
ANAMBRA ATTRACTS INVESTMENTS WORTH $4 BILLION IN 4 YEARS By Francis Igboemeka/Chinelo Okeke Awka, June 27, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Government has attracted investments worth $4 billion over the last four years, a top government functionary said. Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, Mr C. Don Adinuba said when Anambra State Director; National Orientation Agency (NDA) paid him a courtesy call at his office at ...
RE-NAMING OF ABAKALIKI STREET: WE’LL SOON RESOLVE ISSUE SAYS OKEKE By Chisom V Okpala Awka, June 27, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Deputy Governor, Dr Nkem Okeke, says issues concerning the renaming of Abakaliki Street in Awka will soon be resolved amicably. Okeke was reacting to a letter from Gov. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi concerning the renaming of Abakaliki Street in Awka. The letter was delivered by ...
ANSG INAUGURATES AUDIT IMPLEMENTATION COMMITTEES By Maureen Agbala Awka, June 26, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Government has inaugurated Audit Implementation Committees (AICs) in Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to enforce transparency and accountability in the public sector. The event which was organised by the State and Local Governance Reform Project (SLOGOR) was held at the Jerome Udoji Secretariat Complex, Awka. The state Head ...
LGA DEPARTMENT TRAINS STAFF ON SKILLS ACQUISITION By Uzo Ugwunze Ojoto, June 26, 2018 (MOI) Department of Education and Social Development, Idemili South Local Government Area (IDSLGA) has embarked on of training of staff in various skills and manufacturing of certain products for domestic and revenue purposes. The training took place at the council headquarters, Ojoto. It was spearheaded by the Department’s Head Dr ...