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OBIANO COMMISERATES EJIOFOR FAMILY By Ginika Oguji Obeledu, Dec. 11, 2017 – Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra has commiserated with the Ejiofor family over death of their father Pa Christopher Ejiofor and urged them to bear the loss with fortitude. Gov. Obiano said this at Obeledu, Anaocha Local Government Area (LGA) during the burial ceremony of Pa Ejiofor. Obiano commended ...
ANAMBRA HEAD OF SERVICE ENJOINS CIVIL SERVANTS TO EMULATE PREDECESSORS By Chukwuma MaryAnn Chioma Awka, Dec. 8, 2017 -- Civil Servants in the Office of the Head of Service (HOS) Anambra State have been enjoined to follow the footsteps of their predecessors in order to attain greater heights. The HOS Anambra State Mr Harry Udu gave the charge on Dec. 6, at the Chief Jerome ...
DECONGESTION BODY KEEPS TRAFFIC FLOWING IN IDEMILI NORTH By Judith I Oraeki-Anigbogu Ogidi (Idemili North), Dec. 8, 2017 -- The IdemilI North Traffic Decongestion Authority (INTDA), Ogidi zone has embarked on war against traffic congestion on major roads in Idemili North Local Government Area (LGA). The aggressive drive by the Commandant-General, Mr Gilbert Okoye with his entourage to New Parts and other major roads under ...
COOPERATIVE PROFESSIONALS GET NEW EXECUTIVE By Okonkwo Rita Amawbia, Dec. 8, 2017 -- The National President, Institute of Cooperative Professionals of Nigeria (ICOPRON), Mr Emma Okechukwu has formally handed leadership to new executive. The event took place on Dec. 7, at Cheleku Hotels, Amawbia during the National Executive Meeting of ICOPRON. In a valedictory speech by the outgoing President, Mr Okechukwu ...
AWKA COMMUNITY STAGE PEACEFUL PROTEST OVER PARALLEL MONARCH By Anekwe Stella Awka, Dec. 8, 2017 -- Hundreds of aggrieved youths and elders of Awka Community staged a peaceful protest on Dec. 7, over an individual who alleged crowned himself as traditional ruler of Awka. The protest, which was largely peaceful, started at Ezibi Square, where protesters marched to Government House, Awka. The resultant ...
REMAINS OF APGA SECRETARY IN OROMA RETRIEVED FROM RIVER NIGER By Gloria Anaeze  Oroma  Etiti (Anambra West LG), Dec. 8, 2017 – The remains of secretary of All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) in Oroma  Etiti Community, Anambra West Local Government Area (LGA) has been retrieved from the River Niger. The corpse of late secretary, Mr Julius Chukwudi Chinwuba allegedly murdered, floated on Nov. 17, a couple ...
ROADSIDE TRADING, A CRIMINAL OFFENCE SAYS DIV POLICE RABIU GARBA By Nwachukwu Juliana  Fegge (Onitsha South LG), Dec. 8, 2017 -- The Fegge Divisional Police Officer, Mr Rabiu Garba says roadside trading is a criminal offence and a contravention of the law. Garba explained in an interview with Anambra Information Officer when alerted about evacuation of street traders by security personnel. He criticised the level of ...
77 NDI ANAMBRA FOR CHRISTIAN PILGRIMAGE By Ikem Ngozi         Awka, Dec. 8, 2017 -- No few than 77 Ndi Anambra pilgrims are set for a journey to Israel for this year’s pilgrimage. They have since moved to the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja from where they would be transported to the Holy Land. The Chairman of the Anambra State Pilgrims Board, Prof Steve Ibenta ...
ANAMBRA LIBRARIANS HOLD 2017 CONFERENCE IN AWKA By Obianuju Onu Awka, Dec. 8, 2017 -- Librarians have been urged to lead people into knowledge by sharing in all areas of human endeavour as knowledge promotes development. This is the focal point during a 2-day conference/Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Anambra State chapter of Nigerian Library Association. The theme of the conference is: ``Library; ...
OBIANO LAUDS PERSONS LIVING WITH DISABILITIES By Aniedozie Kennedy   Awka, Dec. 8, 2017 --The Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano has commended persons living with disabilities for voting massively for him during the Governorship polls.   The elections were held on Nov. 18 in the state. Obiano said this at the end of 2017 International Day of Persons Living with Disabilities (PLWD), ...