Monthly Archives: November 2019

ASWAMA, Awka South Council, Partner for Better Environment

. . . Set up Joint Task Force against Environmental Defaulters By Jude Atupulazi A joint task force against environmental defaulters has been set up by the Anambra State Waste Management Agency, ASWAMA, and the Awka South Local Government Council. The setting up of this joint task force is in line with ASWAMA’s vision of ensuring a filth free environment ...

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Zik’s Wife Gives Succor to 44 Widows in Onitsha

By Sunny A. Ijomah The wife of Late Nationalist Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe and the President/CEO Widows Lifeline (WILL), Prof. Uche Azikiwe has lifted the hope of 44 widows in Onitsha, the Commercial City of Anambra State, through her Widows Lifeline Project initiative. The event which took place on Tuesday, at the Mother Benedette Anyaogu Memorial Technical and Vocational Institute premises ...

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ASWAMA Takes Delivery of 6 New Trucks

. Promises Turn Around By Jude Atupulazi Six brand new trucks are now in the custody of the Anambra State Waste Management Agency, ASWAMA, the Managing Director of the agency, Mr Amaechi Akorah, has revealed. Akorah who spoke to newsmen in Awka during the inauguration of the Joint Environmental Task Force set up by the agency and Awka South LGA, ...

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Catechist St Matthew’s Ajalli Celebrates 50 Years of Marital Bliss

. . . Describes Contentment, Understanding as Key to Happy Home By Chioma Ndife he Catechist of St. Matthew’s Catholic Church, Ajalli, Orumba North LGA, Anambra State, Sir Peter Nworie, and his wife, Lady Bernadette Nworie, has celebrated the golden jubilee of a blissful marital union. The Golden Jubilee of Marital bliss between Sir Peter and Lady Bernadette Nworie, which ...

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ANSCDA Hosts SEEFOR Rivers State, on SHARING EXPERIENCE

By Uche Amunike Anambra State Community and Social Development Agency (ANCSDA) which was set up to promote and implement development activities at the grassroot level, is currently implementing World Bank Assisted Community and Social Development Project- Additional Financing (CSDP-AF) in the state which aims at poverty reduction in rural communities using Community Driven Development (CDD) approach. According to information from ...

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Venerable Fulton Sheen to be Beatified in December

Venerable Fulton Sheen. The Diocese of Peoria announced Monday that Venerable Fulton Sheen will be beatified Dec. 21 at the city’s Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Immaculate Conception. Sheen had been ordained a priest of the diocese in that cathedral Sept. 20, 1919. “It seems entirely fitting that the Beatification will take place at the end of this 100-year ...

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In West Africa, Church Leaders Meet to Discuss Humanitarian Crisis

Bishops and Catholic leaders from West Africa concluded a two-day meeting last week by reaffirming their commitment to work for an end to the violence plaguing the region. “The Church cannot remain insensitive to the magnitude and the consequences of the drama in which populations are plunged,” said participants in the meeting. “We reaffirm our commitment to collaborate with all ...

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Entrepreneurship: Anambra State Govt Partners UNIZIK Business School

. . . Launches 2019 YES By Abuchi Onwumelu The Anambra State Ministry of Youth Empowerment and Creative Economy, in partnership with the UNIZIK Business School, has launched the 2019 Youths Entrepreneurship Start-Up (YES) Programme, with a view to exposing more youths to viable business plans to help them in becoming employers of labour. Announcing the YES Programme at a ...

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