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WORLD BANK, ADB TO BUILD FARM ROADS TO MARKETS IN ANAMBRA By Uzo UgwunzeOjoto, June 26, 2018 (MOI) World Bank, African Development Bank (ADB) in conjunction with Rural Access and Agricultural Marketing Project (RAAMP) of Anambra State have embarked on a work plan to build access roads and markets in rural areas leading to major farmlands. Speaking at a sensitisation programme at ldemili South Council headquarters, Ojoto ...
ANAMBRA TO HOST ONITSHA 3RD TRADE FAIR By Chioma F Nwankwo Onitsha, June 26, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Government has perfected plans to stage a Trade Fair at Onitsha. The fair which would last for two weeks, has been scheduled to run from Nov. 26 to Dec. 11 at the Chuba Ikpeazu Stadium, Onitsha. The Chairman Trade Fair Planning Committee, Mr Chris Ukachukwu said this ...
GOV OBIANO INAUGURATES POWER SECTOR DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE By Ikenna Aniagboso Awka, (Awka South LGA), June 26, 2018 (MOI) In a bid to improve on the power sector in Anambra, Gov. Willie Obiano has inaugurated an 8-man power sector development committee as an advisory body to the state government. Inaugurating the committee, Gov. Obiano urged them to be pro-active and ensure steady power supply ...
DR ONWUGHALU SPEAKS ON SICKLE CELL ANAEMIA By Michael Ezenwata Awka, June 26, 2018 (MOI) A former Awka Zonal Chairman, Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), Dr Oliver Onwughalu has asked intending couples to check their genotypes before getting married to avoid bearing children with sickle cell anaemia. Dr Onwughalu said this while speaking to the newsmen in Nawfia on the disease. He emphasized that genotypes which ...
NDLEA SEEKS COMMUNITY’S COLLABORATION TO END SCOURGE OF DRUG ABUSE By Gloria Anaeze Awka, June 26, 2018 (MOI) The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Anambra State Command (NDLEA), has called on all communities in Anambra State to assist the agency in the fight against drug abuse. The Anambra State Commander of the Agency, Mr Sule Momodu made the call on June 25 during an interview with newsmen ...
PROF EBENEBE TASKS PARENTS, CHURCH ON RESPONSIBILITIES TO CHILDREN By Michael Ezenwata Nibo (Awka South LGA), June 26, 2018 (MOI) Retired Professor in the Faculty of Education, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Prof. Rose Ebenebe has called on parents and guardians to act responsibly toward proper upbringing of their children. Prof. Ebenebe, who made the call at Nibo Awka South, said their upbringing should get beyond ...
GOV OBIANO RECEIVES FAMILY OF LATE EKWUEME AT GOVERNORS’ LODGE, AWKA By Ikenna Aniagboso Awka, June 26, 2018 (MOI) Family of late elder statesman’s and former Vice-President, Dr Alex Ekwueme paid `a thank you visit’ to Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra. The family was at the lodge to express their deep appreciation for the befitting and grand burial to the late Sage by the Government of ...
ANAMBRA GOVERNMENT REFURBISHES 116 NON-FUNCTIONAL BOREHOLES By Nwando Josephine Okeke Awka, June 25, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Government has refurbished not less than 116 boreholes as part of efforts at improving access of residents to portable water. Mr Victor Ezekwo, the Programme Manager, Anambra State Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Agency (RUWASSA) said this at a two day media dialogue organised by ...
DEAN RECOMMENDS WASTE RECYCLING PLANT FOR ANAMBRA By Michael EzenwataAwka, June 25, 2018 (MOI) Dean Faculty of Environmental Sciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Prof. Valerie Chinedu Nnodu has called for establishment of recycling plant in Anambra State to ensure proper waste management.Nnodu, who spoke to the media in Awka on secrets of achieving clean and healthy environment, the don explained that if ...
PRACTICE WITH CAUTION ADINUBA URGES JOURNALISTS By Francis IgboemekaAwka, June 25, 2018 (MOI) Journalists in Anambra have been called upon to practice with caution and abide by the ethics of the profession.Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, Mr C Don Adinuba made the call when the Correspondent Chapel of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) paid him a courtesy visit in ...