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MRS VIRGINIA IRUKA EZEAKU GOES HOME By C Don Adinuba : Awka, Oct. 28, 2019 (MOI) Mrs Virginia Iruka Ezeaku, nee Ezeanata who died on Wednesday, July 31, will be interred in Ukpo, Dunukofia LGA, Anambra State on Thursday, Oct. 31. According to the burial programme signed by Benjamin Ezeaku for the family of Chief Emmanuel Ezeaku (Ide 1 of Ukpo), ...
ANAMBRA WORKS COMMISSIONER LOCKS OUT STAFF FOR LATENESS TO WORK By Okoli Sunday :Awka, Oct. 26, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State Commissioner for Works, Mr Marcel Ifejiofor on Oct. 25 locked out staff of the Ministry who reported late to work.The commissioner said it was a way of instilling discipline in the state’s workforce, and making them to know that it ...
EUROPEAN UNION/WHO PARTNER ANAMBRA HEALTH MINISTRY By Ebele Egoh/Chukwudi Nwauba  :Awka, Oct. 26, 2019 (MOI) European Union/World Health Organisation (EU/WHO) will continue to collaborate to strengthen Anambra Health System.``This is a welcome idea and gateway to strong healthcare system,’’ Commissioner for Health, Dr Vincent Okpala said this while declaring open a 4-Day Training/Development of State Strategic ...
ONITSHA TRADITIONAL COUNCIL SPEAKS AGAINST CHILD ABDUCTION, TRAFFICKING TOO By Tony Nezianya  :Onitsha, Oct. 26, 2019 (MOI) The Onitsha Traditional Council has expressed its dislike for a recent abduction of some children that originated in Kano and traced to Onitsha.A statement released on Oct. 25 by the Onitsha Traditional Council notes: ``from all indications, these are criminal acts perpetrated ...
ANAMBRA TO PARTNER WHO, UNICEF, NPHCDA IN THE UPCOMING SUPPLEMENTAL IMMUNISATION ACTION                  By Ebele Egoh/Chukwudi Nwauba : Awka Oct. 25, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State Ministry of Health is ready to provide necessary support in order to ensure that upcoming supplemental immunization activities in the state is successful. Dr Vincent Okpala, Anambra State Commissioner for Health gave the assurance during ...
HEALTH COMMISSIONER RESTATES GOVERNMENT COMMITMENT IN PROVIDING FUNCTIONAL HEALTHCARE DELIVERY                  By Ebele Egoh/Chukwudi Nwauba : Awka, Oct. 25, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State Commissioner for Health, Dr Vincent Okpala says Government is committed to providing adequate functional healthcare service delivery across the state.                    Dr Okpala said this when he paid ...
DON'T POLITICISE ONITSHA INFERNO -- DEPUTY GOVERNOR                  By Amaka Iloanya : Onitsha, Oct. 25, 2019 (MOI) Recent fire disaster in Onitsha should not be politicised. Rather, it should be a time to rally sympathy to victims and a moment for sober reflections. The Deputy Governor, Dr Nkem Okeke said this during his visit to Ochanja Market.  Dr Nkem Okeke's ...
ANAMBRA GOVERNMENT SET TO BEGIN ISSUANCE OF TRICYCLE RIDERS’ PERMIT                   By Ifunanya Ajukwu : Awka, Oct. 25, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State Commissioner for Transport, Mr Christian Madubuko says every tricycle (Keke) rider in the state must be identified with an electronic riders’ permit.  The permit he said will show detailed information of the owner of the tricycle ...
TIPPER DRIVERS APPEAL FOR GOVERNMENT INTERVENTION OVER HIKE IN LEVY                    By Chukwuka Ugokwe :Awka, Oct. 25, 2019 (MOI) Association of Tipper Drivers in Anambra State has called on government to intervene  over a recent hike in levy payable by its members to the state coffers. The levy rose from N200 to N700 per trip. Vice-Chairman of ...
ANAMBRA TO PURCHASE MORE FIRE TRUCKS, SINK BOREHOLES, CONSTRUCT ACCESS ROADS IN MARKETS – DEPUTY GOVERNOR                  By Chisom Okpala :Onitsha, Oct. 25, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State Government says that it will procure more fire trucks, sink boreholes, and construct access roads in markets in the state.  Dr Nkem Okeke, Deputy Governor and Chairman Onitsha Fire Panel of Inquiry announced this when the committee visited scene ...