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CHIEF JUDGE CONDUCTS JAIL DELIVERY SERVICE AT ANAMBRA PRISONS By Chris Chikelue Awka, Dec. 5, 2017 – Anambra Chief Judge, Justice Peter Umeadi has concluded plans to conduct jail delivery service at various prisons in the state. This is contained in a Public Service notice issued by the Chief Registrar, Mr Lawrence Uzuodu. The exercise, which commenced on Dec. 5, would end Dec. 14. The delivery will hold at following ...
EXTEND ARMS OF LOVE TO LESS PRIVILEGED -- MRS OBIANO By Okafor Chineneye Agulu, Dec. 5, 2017 -- The wife of the State Governor Mrs Ebelechukwu Obiano has called on Ndi Anambra at home and in The Diaspora to use this Christmas period to extend arms to the less privileged. Mrs Obiano made the call during her `thank you’ visit to Agulu, Anaocha Local Government Area ...
POLICE COMMISSIONER ASSURES OF SECURITY DURING YULETIDE By John Ndu  Awka, Dec. 5, 2017 -- Anambra State Commissioner of Police, Mr Garba Umar has re-stated the commitment of his command to provide tight security during and after the yuletide.  Commissioner Umar said this in an interview with Information correspondent at the Governor's Lodge, Amawbia.  He noted that he had mapped out strategies to curb crime ...
CHRISTIANS URGED TO ENSURE VIOLENCE-FREE CHRISTMAS By Ogechukwu Okoli Awka, Dec. 5, 2017 --The Commander Special Protection Unit Anambra State, Sir Chisom Ezebuilo has admonished Christians to eschew every form of violence in this Yuletide. Ezebuilo made the call during the Awka Diocesan Christmas Carols and Festival of Nine Lessons on Sunday at the Cathedral Church of St. Faith Awka. He said that ...
NUJ ABUJA PRESENTS AWARD TO OBIANO By John Ndu  Abuja, Dec. 4, 2017 -- Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja Chapter has been presented the 2017 `Best Governor’, of the year Award to Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra. The award had earlier been conferred on the governor at Abuja, during a Press Week organised by NUJ, Abuja ...
ADP TRAINS FARMERS ON MARKET-DRIVEN PRODUCTION By Judith Oraeki-AnigboguOgidi (Idemili North), Dec. 1, 2017 -- A one-day workshop on market-driven production for farmers and co-operatives has been held in Ogidi, Idemili North Local Government Area (LGA) of Anambra State.The training was organised by the Anambra State Agricultural Development Programme (ADP) in conjunction with the Ministry of Agriculture, Mechanisation, Processing and Export.It ...
HUMAN RIGHT GROUP PROTESTS RETURN OF ROAD BLOCKS IN ONITSHA, GIVES IGP 3 DAYS TO DISMANTLE THEM By Gloria AnaezeOnitsha, Dec. 1, 2017 -- A human rights group, ``Campaign for Democracy’’, has called on the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, to dismantle road blocks that hinder free movement of persons in Onitsha metropolis.The group said they were worried about indiscriminate setting of road blocks were creating panic in the city ...
BUDGET OF VALUE-FOR-MONEY, ECONOMIC DIVERSIFICATION AND JOB CREATION Awka, Nov. 30, 2017 --The 2018 Budget Presented by the Governor of Anambra State, His Excellency, Chief Willie Obiano, to the Honourable Members of the Anambra State House of Assembly.  Protocol  Your Excellency, the Deputy Governor,The Right Honourable Speaker, Honourable Deputy Speaker,Principal Officers of the House and other HonourableMembers of the Anambra State House of Assembly,The Chief Judge ...
PGs TASK COMMUNITIES ON PROJECT SUSTAINABILITY By Ukpa EwaAwka, Nov. 29, 2017 -- The Anambra State President Generals have been enjoined to take effective ownership and sustainability of projects in their communities to enhance public service delivery. This will ensure their usage for the wellbeing of citizens.The Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Economic Planning and Budget, Mr Emeka Ohuoha, made ...
AANFE TO COMMENCE SENSITISATION PROGRAMME By Ebele Iyke OdiliAwka, Nov. 29, 2017 -- Anambra State Agency for Mass Literacy, Adult and Non Formal Education (AANFE), Awka will commence mobilisation and sensitisation of the 179 communities this November, 2017.This is with a view to enlightening the less privileged members of various communities on free education programme of the mass literacy ...