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VALUE YOUR RICH CULTURAL HERITAGE, IFEANYI OBIKA TELLS IGBOS By Gloria Anaeze   Onitsha, Oct. 18, 2017 -- Winner of an Igbo Cultural Festival, Mr Ifeanyi Eva-Obika, has called on Ndigbo not to allow their rich cultural heritage to go extinct as culture plays vital role in lives of people. Mr Obika, Chief Executive officer Diamond House Agency, while exchanging views with newsmen shortly after ...
PREGNANT WOMEN GET OFFERS OF FREE CHILD DELIVERY IN ANAMBRA By John Ndu Awka, Oct.17, 2017 -- Anambra State Government has announced free child delivery to pregnant women in every government hospital in the state. Gov. Willie Obiano made the announcement during a mega Solidarity Rally, organised by Sen Annie Okonkwo at Emmaus House, Awka. The governor explained that the free medical service for ...
GOV OBIANO FULFILS PROMISE GIVES AGUATA FARMERS YELLOW CASSAVA STEMS FREE OF CHARGE By Okoye Chinazo Aguata, Oct.17, 2017 – Gov. Willie Obiano has empowered Aguata farmers with five bundles of improved yellow cassava stems each in fulfilment of his promise to boost agriculture. The governor had promised improved yellow cassava stems in the 21 Local Government Areas (LGA) of the state.                                              Speaking at the Aguata Local Government Secretariat, the Commissioner ...
OGBUNIKE BOILS AS PROPERTIES WORTH MILLIONS ARE RAZED By John Ndu Umueri, Oct 16, 2017 -- It was a black Monday in Ogbunike, Oyi Local Government Area (LGA) of Anambra state, as property worth millions of Naira were  razed over alleged murder of one, Mr Ndubisi Oye by Commander of the Vigilance Group in the community. It was gathered that the ...
AGUNECHEMBA SUPPORT GROUP ENDORSED OBIANO SECOND TERM By John Ndu Awka, Oct. 17, 2017 -- No fewer than 10,000 registered members of the Agunechemba Support Group have unanimously vowed to return Gov. Willie Obiano to complete his `excellent achievements’ he started by voting him in on Nov. 18, Governorship Election. The group under the leadership of Sen. Annie Okonkwo organised a `Solidarity ...
REFURBISHMENT OF ODUMODU UMUNYA NTEJE BYE PASS BEGINS By Oguji Ginika Nteje, Oct. 17, 2017 -- Nteje Community and motorists plying the dilapidated Odumodu Umunya-Nteje bye-pass in Oyi Local Government Area (LGA) have extolled Gov. Willie Obiano for embarking on refurbishment of the road. The people who were visibly happy at the level of work already done by the contractor, Tamad Construction Ltd., ...
WORK BEGINS ON ANAMBRA CITY AIRPORT PROJECT, UMUERI SOON By Kenechukwu Ofomah Awka, Oct. 17, 2017 -- The Anambra State Government says the Anambra State City Project will commence later in the month. The government announced this after ground-breaking meeting with partners for the project. The meeting which took place at the Governor's Lodge, Amawbia was between the government team and the Chinese financiers ...
WE HAVE NO CANDIDATE FOR NOV. 18 GOVERNORSHIP POLL IN ANAMBRA – EMEAKAYI, PDP FACTIONAL LEADER By Michael Ezenwata Awka, Oct. 17, 2017 -- A faction of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) in Anambra State led by Prince Ken Emeakayi has declared the party has no candidate for the Nov. 18, Governorship Election. ``The PDP position candidature for the governorship of Anambra is `vacant’, Prince Emeakayi announced in Awka, where he gave five days ...
PARENTS CALL FOR CRISIS MANAGEMENT PLAN IN SCHOOLS By Kelechi Anyikwa N Onitsha, Oct. 16, 2017 -- Parent Teachers Association (PTA) in Onitsha have appealed to Anambra State Government to enforce crisis management steps in schools to prevent confusion during emergency situations. Some parents made the appeal to the state government of recent rumours over a botched Medical Mission by the Nigerian Army. Some of the ...
IGWE ACHEBE CELEBRATES 16TH OFALA FESTIVAL By Nwankwo Chioma F. / John Ndu Onitsha, Oct. 16, 2017 --The Obi of Onitsha, His Majesty Igwe Nnaemeka Achebe celebrated his 16th Ofala festival from Oct. 13 to Oct. 14 at Ime Obi Eze, Onitsha at the commercial city. Speaking at the event, Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra described Ofala festival as ``significant celebration ...