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CENTRE FOR MEMORIES BRINGS “JANUARY 15, 1970” TO AWKA CENTRE FOR MEMORIES BRINGS “JANUARY 15, 1970” TO AWKABy Castro Ideke  (MoI-IAC)The Centre for Memories and Alto Historical Media produced a film documentary on the memories of the Biafra War which took place in Nigeria between the years 1967 – 1970.The documentary by Ed Emeka Keazor tagged “JANUARY 15, 1970: UNTOLD MEMORIES OF THE BIAFRA WAR” ...
Cleric calls for peace in Nigeria as Info Officer buries mother By Chris ChikelueAdazi-Nnukwu (Anaocha LGA), March, 13, 2020 (MOI) Nigerians have been urged to live in peace with one another, irrespective of religious and tribal affiliations, because everybody is equal before God.This message was delivered by Rev. Fr. Marcelinus Obi of St. Andrew’s Catholic Parish, Adazi-Nnukwu, Anaocha Local Government Area ...
ASSEMBLY ADVOCATES FOR MORE PUBLIC SCHOOLS IN ANAMBRA By Chizoba Okeke  :Awka, March 13, 2020 (MOI) Anambra State House of Assembly has urged state government to establish more public primary and secondary schools in strategic locations of the state.This is to pave way Ndi Anambra to have access to quality and affordable education for their children.The resolution followed ...
SEMA EMBARKS ON SENSITISATION VISIT TO ALERT COMMUNITIES AHEAD OF 2020 FLOODING By Chinyere Nwoye  :Ayamelum (Awka North LGA), March 13, 2020 (MOI) Anambra State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) has embarked on early warnings in a bid to sensitise flood-prone communities of latest predictions on impending flooding.Executive Secretary SEMA, Chief Paul Odenigbo urged affected communities to prepare as this year's flooding could ...
GOVERNMENT SETS UP MOBILE COURTS TO TRY OFFENDING STREET TRADERS By John Ndu  :Awka, March 13, 2020 (MOI) Anambra State Government has announced the establishment of mobile courts to try those engaged in illegal street trading across the state.This has been announced by Managing Director/Superintendent General, Operation Clean and Healthy Anambra State (OCHA BRIGADE), Mr Douglas Okafor, while briefing newsmen ...
Government mobilises exco members to sensitise Ndi Anambra on Lassa fever, Coronavirus too        By Obianuju Isima/Ngozi Jacinta NnajioforAwka, March 12, 2020 (MOI) Anambra State Government has mobilised all state Executive Committee Members to go to markets, motors parks and hotels to sensitise people on how to prevent Lassa fever and Corona virus.``Lassa fever is more dangerous than corona virus and ...
World Glaucoma Week: Anambra optometrists offer free glaucoma screening By Uzo UgwunzeNkpor (Idemili North LGA), March 12, 2020 (MOI) Nigerian Optometrist Association (NOA), Anambra State chapter has called on Ndi Anambra to access nearest eye clinics for free glaucoma screening as they observe 2020 World Glaucoma Week  (WGW).NOA Chairman, Anambra State Chapter,  Dr Chigozie Umeh made the call while ...
Health/Basic Education commissioners sensitise school heads on Corona virus, Lassa fever By Obianuju Azukaego/Chinazo Okoye/Nnaemeka EgwuonwuAwka, March 12, 2020 (MOI) Anambra State School Principals have been tasked to take campaigns on preventive measures against Corona virus and Lassa fever to their various schools.Commissioner for Health, Dr Vincent Okpala gave the directive at a sensitisation meeting in collaboration with Ministry of Basic ...
Anambra congratulates Offodile on appointment as NIMASA Director, thanks President Buhari By C Don AdinubaAwka, March 12, 2020 (MOI) The Anambra State Government has congratulated Mr Chudi Offodile on his appointment as an Executive Director, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA).Offodile was on March 11, announced new NIMASA Executive Director in charge of Finance, following the reorganisation in the agency’s ...
Health Ministry sensitises hotel owners, park managers on Coronavirus By Ebele Egoh/Chukwudi NwaubaAwka, March 12, 2020 (MOI) Anambra State Commissioner for Health, Dr Vincent Okpala says the state has evolved preventive measures to contain Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state.Dr Okpala said this at the Prof. Dora Akunyili Centre, Awka, while sensitising park managers, hotel owners and leadership of transport ...