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ASWAMA TO ENGAGE UNIZIK STUDENTS IN EVACUATION OF WASTES By John NduAwka, Sept. 10, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Waste Management Agency (ASWAMA) says it has concluded arrangements to engage the services of Nnamdi Azikiwe University students, Awka in maintaining healthy environment within the institution.Managing Director, ASWAMA, Mr Amaechi Akorah announced this on Sept. 7, while receiving the executive of the Students' Union Government ...
ANAMBRA IS VIABLE FOR INVESTMENTS SAYS U.S.,-BASED BUSINESS MOGUL By John NduAwka, Sept. 10, 2018 (MOI) Bishop Amaechi Tabansi, a U.S.-based business mogul has described Anambra State as ``viable for socio-economic activities to thrive’’. ``The state in the past suffered political and economic setbacks thankfully, the Obiano administration has liberated the state from doom,’’ Tabansi said during a visit to APGA office in Awka.He ...
ANAMBRA TO TACKLE 17 EROSION SITES IN NNEWI, ORAIFITE AXIS By John Ndu Nnewi, Sept. 10, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Government says it is set to tackle 17 erosion sites currently created by recent torrential downpour in the state.Gov. Willie Obiano said this, while on a firsthand assessment of the sites to ascertain the level of damage done and measures taken to check future re-occurrence. ...
HEAD OF SERVICE COMMENDS WORKERS, TASKS THEM TO SUBSCRIBE TO OATH OF `SECRECY’ By Amaka IsikalaAwka, Sept. 10, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Head of Service (HOS) Barr. Harry Udu has commended workers for their impressive performance in raising standards of work ethics in the state.Udu, however, tasked them to subscribe to the oath of secrecy as contained in the state civil service rules.``This is to uphold ...
UNICEF IMPLEMENTING PARTNERS RECEIVE TRAINING ON `HARMONISED APPROACH TO CASH TRANSFERS’ By Grace OnwukweAbakaliki, Sept. 10, 2018 (MOI) No fewer than 87 participants from UNICEF Implementing Partners have been trained on Harmonised Approach to Cash Transfers (HACT).The 2-day training was held from Sept. 6 to Sept. 7 at Osborne La Palm Hotel, Abakaliki.It had programme managers and accountants from key implementing partners within Anambra, Abia ...
ASSEMBLY PASSES SPORTS COMMISSION BILL INTO LAW By Chizoba Okeke Awka, Sept. 7, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State House of Assembly has passed Sports Development Commission Bill into law. The Speaker of House, Mrs Rita Mmaduagwu described the bill which was passed after second and third readings as timely. Deputy Majority Leader, Mr Pascal Agbodike, had moved the motion for dissolution of House into ...
5,500 PERSONS RECEIVE FREE MEDICAL TREATMENT IN ANAMBRA By Paulinus Onah Amansea (Awka North), Sept. 7, 2018 (MOI) No fewer than 5,500 persons are currently receiving free medical treatment as part of the constituency projects organised by member representing Awka North State Constituency, Mr Boniface Okonkwo. The free Medicare is being administered by a team of trained medical doctors in the 10 communities ...
AGRIC COMMISSIONER MBANEFO BAGS SERVICE AMBASSADOR AWARD By Obiageli Nwankwo Awka, Sept.7, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr Afam Mbanefo has been honoured with ``Service Ambassador’s Award’’ by non-governmental organisation, `Centre For Peace And Self Value Re-orientation’. The award presentation ceremony was performed at the commissioner’s office, Agricultural Development Programme (ADP) Building, Awka. Presenting the award Mr Oyibo A Abraham, Executive Director of the ...
UNICEF, SOMTEC COLLATE NAMES OF VOLUNTEER COMMUNITY MOBILISERS FOR NJIKOKA By Regina Igwebuike Njikoka, Sept. 7, 2018 (MOI) United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and Social Mobilisation and Technical Committee (SOMTEC) have collated names of Volunteer Community Mobilisers (VCMs) for Njikoka LG following the just-concluded sensitisation meeting with their stakeholders. In a speech at the Council Headquarters on Sept. 6, the SOMTEC Desk Officer, Mrs Chineze George-Ileka pointed ...
DEPUTY GOVERNOR SUES FOR OBEDIENCE TO RULE OF LAW By Chisom Okpala Awka, Sept. 7, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Deputy Governor, Dr Nkem Okeke, has enjoined the populace to ensure strict compliance to rules and laws for better a society. He said this while receiving the newly constituted executive members of Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Aniocha Branch, who paid him a courtesy visit at his office ...