General

Government emphasises commitment toward an agriculture revolution in Anambra

Umuoba Abaegbu (Anambra West LGA)-Anambra State Government has emphasised a commitment toward the use of Agriculture to drive the economy of the state. Special Assistant to the Governor on Agriculture, Mr Obioma Mbanefo said this during the handover of Bulk Cassava Processing Centre to Nwanneamaka Cooperative at Umuoba Abaegbu. “Agriculture is key to this administration; […]

Study

Illegal schools to cease operating in Anambra from next academic session — says Education Commissioner

Okpuno (Awka South LGA)-Anambra State Commissioner for Basic Education, Prof  Kate Omenugha says all unapproved schools in the state will no longer operate from next academic session.   The commissioner said this during her monitoring of schools’ resumption to ensure that nursery pupils were not allowed back to school as directed by the state government. […]

Medicine

House member hands over healthcare facility to ANSPHCDA

Iyiowa Odekpe (Ogbaru LGA)-Member representing Ogbaru Constituency II in Anambra State House of Assembly, Mr Somto Udeze has handed over a primary health facility to Anambra State Primary Healthcare Development Agency (ASPHCDA). Mr Udeze bankrolled the building’s healthcare centre. The inauguration, which featured free medical care such as, sugar test, check of blood pressure, eye […]

Medicine

Mobile Health Insurance, a new dawn in health insurance in Anambra — says Health commissioner

Awka-Commissioner for Health, Dr Vincent Okpala says the introduction of Mobile Health Insurance in Anambra State Health Insurance Agency (ASHIA) is a new dawn in the healthcare sector toward effective healthcare financing. Dr Okpala said this while declaring open a Pre-testing and Training on the use of Mobile Technology for Anambra State Health Insurance Agency […]

Governance

INEC’s call for unexplainable break causes apprehension, as Edo guber poll result lingers

Special Adviser to the Edo State Governor on Media and Communication Strategy, Mr. Crusoe Osagie has said that the unexplainable break called by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) officials is causing apprehension in the state, wondering why the results are being delayed when the collating officers are present at the venue to announce the results […]

Governance

Edo guber poll credible, met int’l standards for domestic elections – Accredited observers

A coalition of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) accredited domestic observers for Edo State governorship election have expressed satisfaction with the conduct of Saturday’s gubernatorial election in the state, noting that the election was free, credible, transparent and met international standards for domestic elections. The domestic observer groups at a press conference in Benin City […]

General

Governor Fayemi moves to strengthen Openness, Public Participation in Governance

Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi on Monday further demonstrated his administration’s commitment to open governance, transparency, accountability, and citizen engagement with the inauguration of the steering committee of Open Government Partnership (OGP). The OGP is an international multi-stakeholder initiative aimed at promoting open governance, citizen’s empowerment, fight corruption, and harness new technology to […]