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WHO, Anambra embarks on integrated disease surveillance, and response training

World Health Organisation (WHO) in collaboration with Anambra embarked on the training of health facility staff in Anambra Central Senatorial Zone on Integrated Disease Surveillance and Response Training (IDSR). The 2-day training was held simultaneously at all seven Local Government headquarters in Anambra Central. Speaking at Ojoto, Idemili South, Esther Ofuonu, Disease Surveillance and Notification […]

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Residents trapped, as floodwaters submerge communities

Residents of Olumbanasa Communities in Anambra West Local Government Area (LGA) have been displaced as their communities have been completely submerged in raging floodwaters. The floodwaters, mainly from the River Niger had continued to flow ceaselessly into communities, displacing people from their original places of abode. The communities are Odumegwu, Odeh, Igbokenyi, Igbador, Odekpe, Allah […]

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Government appraises preparedness for 2018 flooding, as River Niger rises to 11.8 metres

Anambra State Government has reappraised its preparedness to confront this year’s flooding, especially in places around the River Niger and the Omambala River. Rising water levels in riverine communities of state has already wrecked havoc, leaving in its trail, devastated farms, buildings and bridges with a number of families displaced. The Nigeria Inland Water Authority […]

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Africa50 Inaugurates its Headquarters in Casablanca

On Friday, the pan-African infrastructure investment platform, Africa50, inaugurated its headquarters in Casablanca, in the presence of Otman Ferdaous, Secretary of State for Investment at the Ministry of Industry, Investment, Trade, and Digital Economy, and Salaheddine Mezouar, President of the Confederation of Moroccan Enterprises and former Minister of Foreign Affairs.   In his opening remarks, […]

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ECOWAS ENGAGES NIGERIAN POLITICAL ACTORS, CIVIL SOCIETY ON MECHANISMS FOR CONFLICT-FREE ELECTIONS IN 2019

Ahead of Nigeria’s crucial general elections in 2019, the Commission of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), in collaboration with the Abuja-based Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution (IPCR), has lined up workshops for political actors, peace agents and infrastructures for peace platforms across four of Nigeria’s six geopolitical zones, on the use of […]

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10 discharged from Nteje Mental Home

By Chisom Okpala Nteje (Oyi LGA), Sept. 14, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Government has discharged 10 inmates from the Nteje Mental Home in Oyi Local Government Area (LGA). During the repatriation ceremony at the premises of the mental Home, Gov. Willie Obiano commended the Ministry of Women and Children Affairs for doing a good job. […]

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UNICEF, Anambra ends orientation of Volunteer Community Mobilisers, health officers

By Regina Igwebuike Achalla (Awka North LGA), Sept. 14, 2018 (MOI) UNICEF in collaboration with Anambra State Government has ended the 2ndphase orientation of Volunteer Community Mobilisers (VCMs) and officers in-charge of health facilities in Awka North LGA. The exercise commenced on Aug. 30 at Orumba North LGA. UNICEF Desk Officer, Mrs Chineze George-Ileka said […]

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