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MORE PROJECTS TO SPRING UP IN AWKA By John Ndu/Nwoye Chinyere  Awka, Nov. 3, 2017 -- The Anambra State Government has finalised plans to dualise two major roads in the city.  Gov. Willie Obiano made the pronouncement during the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) campaign rally at Awka Township Stadium, Awka South Local Government Area (LGA).  He said the dualisation of the roads would among ...
RESTRUCTURING, ‘LL PROMOTE ELUSIVE PEACE SAYS A FORMER COMMISSIONER By Mike Ezenwata   Awka, Nov. 3, 2017 -- One-time Commissioner for Education and Public Utilities in the Old Anambra State, has criticised former Nigeria’s Head of State, retired Gen. Yakubu Gowon over creating the 12-state structure.   Chief Chukwuma Okoye, the former commissioner believes that creating the state was responsible for problems of structure facing the country today.   Reacting ...
AWKA SOUTH DECLARE FOR OBIANO’S RE-ELECTION By Mike Ezenwata   Achalla (Awka South), Nov. 3, 2017 -- Thousands of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) supporters drawn mainly from Awka South Local Government Area (LGA) defied Thursday’s early morning rainfall to welcome Gov. Willie Obiano on campaign rally.   He was received at the LGA area at the old Awka Township stadium.   The supporters representing a ...
OBIANO TO RECEIVE AWARD FROM `COMPREHENSIVE SECONDARY SCHOOL OLD BOYS’ FOR GOOD GOVERNANCE By Michael Ezenwata   Awka, Nov. 3, 2017 -- Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra is to bag a `Meritorious Award of Excellence’, from Comprehensive Secondary School Old Boys Association, Nawfia for his excellent performance in governance.   The association nominated for the award, ``after carefully examining some indices of development, which form the hallmark of Gov. Obiano administration’’.   They listed ...
CHRISTIANS MARK FEAST OF ALL SAINTS By Nwachukwu Juliana O Onitsha, Nov. 2, 2017 -- Christians all over the World on Nov. 1, 2017 celebrated the feast of All Saints. The All Saints Day, also known as ``All Hallows Day’’, is celebrated every Nov. 1 by Christians to reflect on lives of saints so as to amend their relationship with Jesus Christ. In a homily to ...
GOVERNMENT WILL SOON COMPLETE ATANI-OGWUIKPELE ROAD PROJECT -- OBIANO By Felix Igboanugo Atani, Nov. 2, 2017 --The Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano says his administration will soon complete the Atani-Ogwuikpele Road, linking Anambra with Rivers State over the next six months. Gov. Obiano said this at Atani during his campaign in Ogbaru Local Area (LGA). Addressing the rally, Gov. Obiano added that his administration would provide 21 ...
UPGRADE OF NWAFOR ORIZU COLLEGE OF EDUCATION TO VASITY -- OBIANO SET UP 7-MAN COMMITTEE By John Ndu    Nsugbe, Nov. 2, 2017 – Ahead, preparations for upgrade of Nwafor Orizu College of Education, Nzugbe to university, the Anambra State Government has set up a 7-man committee. The College's Governing Council was inaugurated by the governor, on the Oct. 28, 2015, and directed to limit themselves to progress made by the College in accessing TET-fund.   The committee ...
ANAMBRA IMPROVES WATER TRANSPORTATION By John Ndu  Attani, Nov. 2, 2017 -- Anambra State Government in partnership with the Nigerian Navy concluded plans to ascertain the depth of River Niger. The essence is to activate water transportation in Anambra State. The re-activation of the water transportation would offer another viable option for evacuation of farm produce from riverine communities to urban centres. Gov. Willie ...
OBOSI EROSION MENACE: ANAMBRA SPENDS N1.8B By John Ndu  Obosi, Nov. 2, 2017 -- Anambra State Government has invested N1.8 billion for the control of erosion menace on Minaj Road, Obosi, Idemili North Local Government Area (LGA).  The speedy intervention has prevented further havoc and threat to lives of the people within the area.  Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra during APGA rally at Afor Adike Stadium, ...
I ‘LL BUILD ANAMBRA AIRPORT, UPGRADE OGBUNIKE CAVE SAYS GOV OBIANO By Nneka Ejeckam Oyi, Nov. 1, 2017 -- The Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano has re-affirmed that he will build the Anambra State Airport and also rehabilitate the Ogbunike Cave if re-elected on Nov. 18. Obiano said this during a Campaign rally at Nteje, Oyi Local Government Area (LGA). Obiano recounted his achievements in Oyi LGA -- road ...