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ANAMBRA STATE TO COMMENCE NIDPs EXERCISE NEXT WEEK By Stephnie Isima Awka, April 20, 2018--Anambra State is set to commence the first round of National Immunization Plus Days (NIPDs) exercise from 21st to 24th April 2018. The exercise would help prevent wild polio circulation and reduce other childhood killer diseases in Nigeria. Anambra State Commissioner for Health, Dr Joe Akabuike disclosed this during a press briefing in ...
FRSC TASKS STAKEHOLDERS TO IMBIBE CULTURE OF ROAD SAFETY By John Ndu Nkpor, April 20, 2018 --The Federal Road Safety Corps says it would continue to instill the culture of road safety in the minds of the general public, road users and entire stakeholders of the commission. The Sector Commander FRSC in Anambra state, Mr Sunday Ajayi stated this after a shareholders meeting with ...
ANAMBRA LAWMAKERS CONDEMN RAPE OF A WIDOW By John Ndu Awka, April 20, 2018 --Lawmakers in Anambra state have condemned in strong terms, the recent rape and murder of a widow in her farmland at Nteje, Oyi council area by a suspected herdsmen or unknown gunmen.The House of Assembly passed the resolution following a motion of Urgent Public Importance sponsored by ...
USE YOUR TALENTS TO SERVE GOD—BISHOP OKPALEKE By Francis Igboemeka Awka, April 19, 2018 – A Former Bishop of Ahiara Catholic Diocese, Rt. Rev. Peter Okpaleke advises Christians to use their Godgiven talents to prepare for the kingdom of God. Bishop Okpaleke said this during a funeral mass at SS John and Paul Parish Awka for late Sir Charles Nnebe, a papal knight ...
NONAGENARIAN LAMENTS HIGH RATE OF MORAL DECADENCE IN SOCIETY By Francis Igboemeka/Regina Igwebuike Amawbia, April 19, 2018 -- A Nonagenarian and a retired Headmistress of Igwedumma Primary School Amawbia, Awka South Local Government Area (LGA) of Anambra State, Mrs Elizabeth Ndibe has decried the spate of moral decadence in the society. Mrs Ndibe who just celebrated her 93rd birthday anniversary at her country home Amawbia, ...
ANAMBRA ASSEMBLY RESUMES PLENARY, MOVES TO CONSTRUCT STANDARD ROUNDABOUT AT OYEAGU ABAGANA By John Ndu    Awka, April 19, 2018 -- The Anambra State House of Assembly has asked the Executive arm of governmentt to urgently construct a standard roundabout at Oyeagu, Abagana junction to enhance free flow of traffic and to mitigate associate hazards in the area.   The House passed the resolution following a motion sponsored by the member ...
ANAMBRA TO ESTABLISH ENTREPRENEURSHIP ACADEMY By Emeka Ilozor F. Awka, April 18, 2018 -- Anambra State Commissioner for Youth Empowerment and Creative Economy, Mr Bonaventure Enemali has announced government's plan to establish an Entrepreneurship Academy in the state. Mr Enemali said this during a visit to the Chike Okoli Center for Entrepreneurship Studies (COCES), Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, ...
ANSG ASSURES SUPPORT FOR THE PEOPLE WITH AUTISM By Obianuju Onu   Awka, April 18, 2018 -- As part of efforts to increase awareness on Autism spectrum, Anambra state government has assured support and care for people with the disorder.   The Deputy Governor of the state Dr Nkem Okeke gave the assurance at Prof. Kenneth Dike e-library Awka during the awareness programme to mark ...
IGALA COMMUNITIES SOLICTED TO REPRESENT ANAMBRA WEST IN HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY By John Ndu Anambra West, April 18, 2018 -- The Igala speaking communities in Anambra West Local Government of Anambrs state has commended Governor Willie Obiano for appointing one of their sons a commissioner in the present Anambra Executive Council. The communities under the aeiges of Igala grassroot voters’ forum said Governor Obiano has made history ...
TRANSITION CHAIRMAN REFURBISHES COUNCIL OFFICE, DONATES OFFICE EQUIPMENT By Nwankwo Chioma     Awka April 17, 2018 -- The Transition Chairman for Onitsha North, Mr Patrick Agha Mba has refurbished offices with new furniture and equipment in the council headquarter.   ``The objective of the donation of the equipment is to ensure a conducive environment for workers to work well and also to assist them ...