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UMUADA IGBO AT HOME, DIASPORA HAIL OBIANO AGRIC PROJECTS By Tony Nezianya :Awka, July 21, 2019 (MOI) Members of Umuada Igbo, Nigeria and in The Diaspora say they impressed by the various Agric Projects, being embarked on by the Government and people of Anambra State.The projects are the production of local varieties of Rice, Onugbu (bitter leave) as well as the latest, ...
AHEAD 2019 OFALA IME OBI ONITSHA LAUNCHES WEBSITE                 By Tony Nezianya :Awka, July 20, 2019 (MOI) The Ime Obi, Onitsha -- the Onitsha Traditional Council has announced a roll out of newly designed website that will offer visitors richer insights into the history of ancient town.The site https://www.imeobionitsha.org/ will also offer insights into the culture, governance structure, and `how it ...
HEALTHCARE BOSS SAYS SCHOOLS HAVE BEEN NOTIFIED AHEAD OF 2019 NATIONAL IMMUNISATION PLUS DAYS                 By Nnedinma C Okeke :Awka, July 20, 2019 (MOI) Executive Secretary, Anambra State Primary Healthcare Development Agency (ASPHCDA), Dr Chioma Ezenyimulu says public and private schools have been notified ahead of commencement of 2019 immunisation programme in the state. ``This will smoothen the process of the immunisation programmes,’’ Dr Ezenyimulu said this during ...
ENUGU ELECTRICITY DISTRIBUTION COMPANY URGED TO PROTECT INSTALLATIONS AGAINST VANDALISM By Uju F Okoye :  Ogidi (Idemili North LGA), July 20 2019 (MOI) The Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) has been urged to put adequate measures in place to protect their electrical installations, so as to forestall vandalism. Medical Director, St. Martin's Hospital, Nkpor, Dr Leo Ezewudo suggested that steps be taken to ...
ANAMBRA TO PARTNER PHARMACEUTICAL GROUPS TO FIGHT DRUG ABUSE                  By Ebele Egoh/Chukwudi Nwauba :Awka, July 20, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State Health Commissioner, Dr Vincent Okpala said Anambra would partner Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria --Young Pharmaceutical Group (PSN-YPG) to fight drug abuse in the state.Dr Okpala said this when, Executive Members of the PSN-YPG paid him courtesy visit in his office at ...
COMMISSIONERS TASKS OGBOGWU MEDICAL TRADERS TO COMBAT FAKE DRUGS, MAINTAIN PEACE TOO                  By Uzo Ugwunze :Onitsha, July 20, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State Commissioner for Health, Dr Vincent Okpala has appealed to Ogbogwu International Medical Traders, Onitsha to fish out fake drug dealers among them or risk market shut down.The traders were also tasked to maintain peace, pay up their revenues and expedite action toward ...
ANAMBRA SIO TO IMPLEMENT POLIO ERADICATION STRATEGIES                  By Nnedinma C Okeke : Awka, July 20, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State Immunisation Officer (SIO), Mrs Nkechi Onwuvunka says Nigeria has been implementing recommended Polio Eradication Strategies since 1998. According to her, the strategies entail strengthening routine immunisation, supplemental immunisation activities and mop up immunisation campaigns. Mrs Onwuvunka said this during the first ...
MOP-UP SCREENING FOR SHORTLISTED APPLICANTS FOR ONGOING POLICE RECRUITMENT IN NIGERIA POLICE                By Tony Nezianya :Awka, July 21, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State Police Command has announced that all shortlisted candidates for ongoing Police recruitment that have yet to receive confirmatory messages should appear before the screening committee.A statement released by the Command’s Public Relation Officer, Haruna Mohammed directed such persons to appear before the ...
IMMUNISATION PLUS DAYS TAKES OFF IN ANAMBRA AS COMMISSIONER VOWS TO CAPTURE ALL CHILDREN By Chukwudi Nwauba/Ebele Egoh :Awka, July 19, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State Commissioner for Health, Dr Vincent Okpala has vowed that no Anambra child will be left out in the National Immunisation Plus Days.``Anambra State is fully committed to ensuring the success of the exercise,’’ Dr Okpala said this during news briefing in his ...
BIG TIME FARMER URGES IGBO YOUTHS TO EMBRACE FARMING By David Okpala/Stella Ifeoma Okpala : Umuchu (Aguata LGA), July 19, 2019 (MOI) Igbo Youths have been urged to embrace farming as it is a sustainable venture.Mr Ugochukwu Okpalaeke, Managing Director, Osimiri Wonder Agro Farms Nigeria Ltd., subsidiary of Eagle Farms said this at Ozalla Akokwa, Umuchu, while interacting with information officers.Okpalaeke said: ``I ...