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NDI ANAMBRA IN LAGOS MARK CULTURAL DAY ENDORSE OBIANO By John Ndu Lagos, Oct. 30, 2017 -- Association of Anambra State Development Unions (AASDU), Lagos branch has passed vote of confidence on Gov. Willie Obiano to continue for a second term. The overwhelming endorsement was for instituting policies that had facilitated even spread of development across all facets of humanity, especially the indigent in ...
MEDICS ADVOCATE HEALTHY DIET AS BEST STROKE PREVENTIVE MEASURE By Nwachukwu Juliana O Awka, Oct. 30, 2017 -- Nigerians have been urged to maintain healthy and moderate life style to reduce the burden of stroke in the society. A Medical practitioner, Prof. Peter Katchy, who was speaking at this year's World Stroke Day, said that every 29th of October was usually set aside to mark ...
2017 INEC EDUCATION FORUM HOLDS AT IDEMILI By Nwoye Bridget Uju Idemili, Oct. 30, 2017 -- The independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Idemili North Local Government Area (LGA) has educated the electorate on the importance of voting during the forthcoming election in the state. An INEC official Mr Ayeleso K. Tope who convened the meeting at Ogidi spoke of the preparedness of ...
FUNCTIONAL PRIMARY HEALTHCARE CENTRES: A MUST FOR EVERY WARD -- AKABUIKE By Egoh Ebele Oraifite, Oct. 30, 2017 -- The Anambra State Commissioner for Health, Dr Joe Akabuike has reiterated the state government's efforts at installing functional Primary Healthcare Centres in every ward in the state. Akabuike said this during a radio interaction programme at Blaze FM. 93.1, Oraifite. He emphasised the need to have adequate healthcare service ...
UNICEF APPRAISAL MEETING: ILEKA EXPRESSES WORRY OVER DECREASE IN CHILD DELIVERY AT AYAMELUM By Agunwa Anastacia Ayamelum, Oct. 30, 2017 -- Mrs Chineze George-Ileka, the UNICEF Focal Person, Anambra State Ministry of Information and Communications Strategy, has urged Volunteer Community Mobilisers (VCM) to improve sensitisation outreach ahead of the Christmas season. This is as a result of worry over decreasing number of child delivery at some Primary Health Centres ...
NIGERIAN POLICE ASSURES OF SECURITY AHEAD OF ANAMBRA GUBERNATORIAL ELECTION -- CP UMAR By Gloria Anaeze Awka, Oct. 30, 2017 -- Anambra State Police Commissioner of Mr Garba Umar has assured that they will provide adequate security for the state’s governorship election scheduled for Nov. 18, 2017. The commissioner, who made this known while interacting with newsmen, in Awka, the Anambra capital, gave details of how the election primaries ...
ANAMBRA ELECTION: OBIZI YOUTHS URGED TO EXERCISE FRANCHISE By Ekwughe Gladys Obianuju Awka, Oct. 30, 2017 -- Youths of Awka South Local Government Area (LGA), Anambra State have been enjoined to ensure they participate in the voting exercise during Nov. 18 Gubernatorial Election. A youth leader, Obizi Youths Association, Mr Chike Ekwughe said this during the executive committee meeting of the association held recently ...
OBIANO SAYS PEACE GUARANTEES LIFE By Okeke Nnedinma C/Onukwor Stanley   Awka, Oct. 26, 2017 -- The Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano says peace and security help to guarantee life in any given society.   ``The presence of both have helped to attract a lot of business and investments into Anambra State,’’ the governor at an event jointly hosted by Anambra and the National Orientation ...
MY 2ND TERM WILL UNLEASH MORE OPPORTUNITIES -- OBIANO By John Ndu Nkpor Oct, 26, 2017 -- Anambra State Government has re-stated its commitment toward placing more value to the welfare of youths in the state. Gov. Obiano said this during a political rally at St. Alphonsus Church Nkpor, Idemili North Local Government Area (LGA). Obiano said his second term in office ...
ANAMBRA URBAN CITY DRIVERS TO RELEASE 200 BUSES TO AID OBIANO’S CAMPAIGN  By Paulinus Onah Onitsha, Oct. 26, 2017 -- Not less than 10,000 members of the Anambra State Urban Drivers’ Welfare Association on Wednesday endorsed Gov. Willie Obiano for a second term. The union passed vote of confidence on Gov. Obiano at the association’s state headquarters, Omagba Phase 2, Onitsha during a General Meeting attended by members. Addressing ...