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AS FLOODWATERS RECEDE DISPLACED SEEK GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE TO HEAD HOME By Ifeanyi NwegboAguleri (Anambra East LGA), Nov. 1, 2018 (MOI) Camp Manager of Fr. Joseph Memorial Secondary School, Aguleri, Mr Onyejekwe Chukwuka has solicited Government assistance to support flood victims preparing to go home.This is because the floodwaters that forced them off their homes had receded considerably to enable them to plan to leave the ...
TOWARD A NEW DIRECTION FOR THE NATIONAL CARRIER By Uzor Maxim UzoatuThe recent suspension of the proposed national carrier, Nigeria Air, has elicited mixed feelings across the nation. The name and logo of the flag carrier had been unveiled with so much promise at the Farnborough Air Show in London in July. Operations were due to begin this December. The pivotal ...
DIASPORA COMMISSIONER RECEIVES AWARD ON CREATIVITY                                              By Ogechukwu OkoliAwka, Nov. 1, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Commissioner for Diaspora Affairs, Indigenous Artworks, Culture and Tourism, Mrs Sally Mbanefo has received an award on creativity, packaging and performance.The award, ...
INDIAN DOCTORS REFER CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE CASE TO INDIA FOR TREATMENT By Harriet AjokuAwka, Oct. 31, 2018 (MOI) Medical doctors from India on Medical Mission to Anambra have referred a case of patient with congenital heart disease to India for treatment.Team Leader, Dr Jorsan Fernandez, an ENT Surgeon, told newsmen at the Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University Teaching Hospital (COOUTH), Awka that the case would be ...
MORE PATIENTS TROOP TO ODUMEGWU OJUKWU VARSITY TEACHING HOSPITAL FOR FREE MEDICAL TREATMENT By Francis IgboemekaAwka, Oct. 31, 2018 (MOI) Indian Medical Team at the Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University Teaching Hospital, Amaku, Awka have been recording more successes as many patients have been treated free of charge.When a team of journalists from the Anambra State Ministry of Information and Public Enlightenment visited the hospital, some of the patients ...
ANAMBRA REVENUE SERVICE TO DIGITISE REVENUE COLLECTION By Frances NwabufoeAwka, Oct. 31, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Internal Revenue Service (AIRS) has announced plans to enrol all taxable adults in state into distinctive revenue accounts to transform revenue collection and payments.The exercise would provide a simple system where taxes accruing to the state could be paid from any location in the state.Chairman AIRS, Dr David ...
INDIAN MEDICAL MISSION RECORDS AT LEAST 100 SURGERIES SO FAR By Chukwuka Ugokwe /Innocent AghantiAwka, Oct. 30, 2018 (MOI) Not less than 100 surgeries have been recorded by a team of  Indian doctors being sponsored by Rotary International for a 10-day free Medical Mission to Anambra State.The 20-man medical professionals from diverse areas of specialisation had been undertaking free treatment of patients at the Chukwuemeka Odumegwu ...
AGUATA LG BOSS BANKROLLS RECONSTRUCTION OF HEALTH CENTRE AS LAWMAKER PLEDGES GENERATING SET By Florence Ifeyinwa OduahAguata, Oct. 30, 2018 (MOI) Lawmaker representing Aguata 1 Constituency,  Mr Ikechukwu Umenwa has applauded Aguata LG Chairman for bankrolling the refurbishment of Awarasi Health Post, Uga.Umenwa said the centre was in dilapidated condition and so, appealed to the chairman to come to their rescue.``Thank God he listened and ordered its refurbishment. We are ...
GIVE IN PROPORTION TO WHAT YOU ARE GIVEN SAYS CLERIC By Regina IgwebuikeAmawbia (Awka South LGA), Oct. 30, 2018 (MOI) Christians have been urged to give to God in proportion to what they have so, as to receive the benefits attached to giving.Rev. Fr. Anthony Ezekannaya made the appeal in a homily at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church, Amawbia, Awka South LGA on Oct. 28 during Children/Youths ...
FED POLY OKO REVERSES TO PEN ON PAPER MODE OF EXAMINATION                        By Florence Ifeyinwa OduahOko (Orumba North LGA), Oct. 30, 2018 (MOI) Federal Polytechnic, Oko has reverted to writing to `pen on paper mode’ of examination for students.Students would have to write the technical courses with pen on paper starting from this second semester.This is contained in the 2nd Semester Examination Time Tables for regular students and ...