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ANAMBRA READY TO SEND YOUTHS ON ENTREPRENEURIAL TRAINING --COMMISSIONER By Okoli OgechukwuAwka,  Feb. 9, 2018 --The Commissioner for The Diaspora Affairs, Culture and Tourism, Mrs Stella Onuora, says Anambra State Government is ready to send youths of the state to entrepreneurial training.The commissioner said this on Feb. 8, in her office during courtesy call by Protec Company, organisers of Adaoma Anaocha 2018 Beauty Pageant``The ...
ANAMBRA EMBARKS ON MASSIVE AGRICULTURE SKILLS EMPOWERMENT PROGRAMME By Obiageli NwankwoAwka, Feb. 8, 2018 --The Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr Afam Mbanefo says Anambra State Government will run massive agric-related skills empowerment programmes for youths this year.Mbanefo said this during interactive session with Anambra State Think Tank Committee on Agriculture at his office at Awka. The commissioner, who gave the explanation, noted that this would be ...
ANAMBRA SPEAKER RE-ASSURES PROTESTING LG GROUP OF AUTONOMY By Mary Ann Chioma Chukwuma         Awka, Feb. 8, 2018 -- The Speaker, Anambra State House of Assembly, Mrs Rita Maduagwu says Anambra State Government is willing to implement the Local Government Autonomy in the state. The speaker, represented by the Deputy Speaker, Sir Hartford Oseke, said this in Awka while addressing a coalition civil society ...
OBIANO URGES LEGAL LUMINARIES TO AVERT IRREGULARITIES IN PURSUIT OF JUSTICE By John Ndu Onitsha, Feb. 8, 2018 -- Gov. Willie Obiano has urged those in the legal profession to stave off irregularities in order to ensure effective dispensing of justice. Gov. Obiano made the plea during Valedictory Court Session in honour of late Mr O. J. Nnadi, SAN at the High Court, Onitsha.Nnadi, 58, was member of ...
CURED MENTAL PATIENTS DISCHARGED IN ANAMBRA By Kennedy Aniedozie Awka, Feb. 8, 2018 --The Welfare and Rehabilitation Centre, Ministry of Social Welfare, Children and Women Affairs has discharged second batch ``certified mentally cured patients’’ at Nteje. Dr Chikwelu Victoria, Commissioner for Social Welfare, Children and Women Affairs, who represented the governor at the occasion, thanked the Almighty God for the kind-heartedness, with which the ...
TRAFFIC GRIDLOCK DISAPPEAR ON MAJOR ROADS IN AWKA By MaryAnn Chioma Chukwuma Awka, Feb. 8, 2018 -- Anambra Traffic Management Agency (ATMA) in collaboration with other traffic agencies in Anambra have moved in to decongest traffic gridlocks on virtually all major roads in Awka and environs. This is in bid to ensuring free flow of traffic at all major areas of the state, including important ...
ANAMBRA READY TO RELEASE 3RD TRANCHE OF COMMUNITY CHOOSE YOUR PROJECT INITIATIVE By Chris Chikelue Awka, Jan. 7, 2018 -- Anambra State Government says it is not happy that some communities have yet to complete the 1st phase of  the ``N20 million Community Choose Your Project initiative’’. The government said it was almost ready to release funds for 3rd tranche of initiative. The project initiative started in 2016. According the Commissioner ...
ANAMBRA STATE LIBRARY BOARD & R&S LOTTO MARK WORLD CANCER DAY By Claribel O UdahOnitsha (Onitsha North LGA) Feb. 7 2018 -- The Anambra State Library Board together with R & S Lotto Ltd., celebrated World Cancer Day in Onitsha.As part of activities marking the 2018 World Cancer Day, the library board and R & S Lotto Ltd., marched through some streets of Onitsha.The group ...
APGA STALWART URGES NDI ANAMBRA TO EMBRACE GOV OBIANO’S `THINK HOME PHILOSOPHY’ By Ginika Oguji Agulu, Feb. 7, 2018 -- An APGA stalwart, Chief Dan Ogbuefi, says the `think home philosophy’ of Gov. Willie Obiano will re-position the state as one of the most industrialised states in the country. Ogbuefi, who made the remark on Feb. 6, during the Governor’s inspection tour of the Golden Tulip Resort, Agulu, also ...
ATTORNEY-GENERAL APPOINTS 100 CANDIDATES FOR JUSTICE OF PEACE 2017/2018 By Nwadike Bernadette Awka, Feb. 7, 2018 -- The Attorney-General, Anambra State, Mr Anali Chude says appointment into the Justice of Peace Corps are for people with unquestionable integrity. He said this at the swearing-in of no fewer than 100 candidates for Justice of Peace corps in Awka on Feb. 6 at the Ministry’s Headquarters at the ...