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Government collaborates with World Bank/NCDC to organise training for health workers on COVID-19 By Chukwudi Nwauba   :Awka, Sept. 28, 2020 (MOI) Anambra State Government in collaboration with World Bank and Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has organised training for health workers in the state on COVID-19 pandemic prevention, control and safety.The training, which commenced since Sept. 24 in Awka, were being executed ...
World Cleanup Day: ASWAMA, NEWMAP, NESREA pick 650,000 plastic waste bottles in Anambra             By Florence Okpeti   :Awka, Sept. 27, 2020 (MOI) Anambra State Waste Management Authority (ASWAMA), in collaboration with some agencies in the environment-related field, engaged in picking up plastic waste bottles from various parts of the state.The agencies -- the Nigerian Erosion and Watershed Management Project ...
Ezeokafor blesses Divine Mercy Compassion Home, Amawbia, calls for financial support By Regina Igwebuike   :Amawbia (Awka South LGA), Sept. 27, 2020 (MOI) Most Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor, Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese has blessed Divine Mercy Compassion Home, Amawbia while calling for more financial support for the upkeep of the orphanage.The event, which took place at the orphanage on Sept. 26, had ...
Anambra Tipper Association gets new executive committee By Emeka Ilozor/Ifunanya Ajukwu   :Awka, Sept. 27, 2020 (MOI) A 13-man Executive Committee members have been inaugurated for Anambra Tippers Association (ATA).The election, which was born out of an amalgamation of 19 different groups that make up the association, was monitored by the Ministry of Transport at the Conference Hall ...
Vet your structural plan through ACTDA to escape demolition -- Ven Okwuosa urges builders By Chinelo Ajulufo   :Awka, Sept. 27, 2020 (MOI) Managing Director, Awka Capital Territory Development Authority (ACTDA), Ven. Amaechi Okwuosa has directed developers in the state to desist from erecting structures without submitting their building plans through the Authority.``Those who fail to abide by the directive risk, their structures being demolished.’’Ven. ...
Coalition of Soludo Support Groups enroll 60 children into ASHIA, a Medicare insurance scheme By Chisom Okafor   :Ozubulu (Ekwusigo LGA), Sept. 27, 2020 (MOI) A coalition of Soludo Support Groups enrolled no fewer than 60 children from Rehabilitation Centre for the Disabled, Old and Tramps (RECDOT), Ozubulu, Ekwusigo Local Government Area (LGA) into the Anambra State Health Insurance Agency’s (ASHIA’s) scheme.Secretary of the Groups, ...
Cleric underscores importance of baptism as Youth, Sports Commissioner dedicates triplet By Chukwuka Ugokwe   :Enugwu Ukwu (Njikoka LGA), Sept. 25, 2020 (MOI) Parish Priest, St. Francis Catholic Church, Enugwu Ukwu, Rev. Fr. Thaddeus Oranusi, has described baptism as a cardinal means of initiating converts into God’s great Commission.Fr. Oranusi explained that baptism was a signpost to the beginning of a new ...
Anambra West stakeholders propose a 15-year development plan By Felix Igboanugo   :Umueze Anam (Anambra West LGA), Sept. 25, 2020 (MOI) Stakeholders in Anambra West Local Government Area (LGA) have resolved to institute a 15 year-Development Plan to transcend an age-long jinx against underdevelopment of the region.This is part of a resolution reached at a stakeholders/Town Hall Meeting held ...
Anambra quality assurance officers urged to be dedicated to duty By Chinazo Okoye/Obianuju Azukaego/Nnaemeka Egwuonwu   :Awka, Sept. 25, 2020 (MOI) Anambra State Commissioner for Basic Education, Prof Kate Omenugha, has urged Quality Assurance Officers in the state to be diligent and committed to their duties.``You must ensure that things are done in the proper way, and you should not cut ...
TC Chairman pledges support to new traditional ruler of Ezi Agulu-Otu By Nwegbo Ifeanyi   :Otuocha (Anambra East LGA), Sept. 24, 2020 (MOI) Transition Committee Chairman, Anambra East Local Government Area (LGA), Mr Obi Nweke has pledged to support the new traditional ruler of Ezi Agulu-Otu, Aguleri, Igwe Lawrence Nwofia.Mr Nweke made this known during the presentation of the new Igwe-elect to ...