Monthly Archives: March 2020

Project Interventions Under CSDP-AF Excites Six Benefitting Vulnerable Groups in Anambra Communities.

By Uche Amunike Anambra State Community and Social Development Agency (ANCSDA) is an Agency set up to promote and implement development activities at the grassroot level. The Agency 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 ...

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Coronavirus: Fides Director Drills Staff on Preventive Measures

By Chiamaka Egbunem and Nkiruka Okonkwo The Director of Fides Media, Rev. Fr Martin Anusi, has addressed his members of staff on precautionary measures against the deadly coronavirus disease. Addressing the workers last Tuesday at Fidesplex, Fr Anusi urged them to adopt proper personal hygiene in order not to contract the virus, noting that the disease could be prevented if ...

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Coronavirus: Bishop Okoye Calls for Standard Equipment at Designated Centres

By Chioma Ndife :  …Says Pandemic Exposed Massive Inadequacies in Nigeria Following the outbreak of the Coronavirus in Wuhan, China, and its devastating effects threating the safety of humans across different countries of the world, the Auxiliary Bishop of Awka Diocese, His Lordship Most Rev. Jonas Benson Okoye, has called for standard equipment at centres mapped out by the Federal ...

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Erosion Control: Lawmakers Visit Uruagu Nnewi

By Abuchi Onwumelu The Anambra State House of Assembly Committee on Environment has charged the contractor rehabilitating the Uruagu Nnewi Erosion Site to expedite action on the project. The Committee made the call when they visited the Erosion Site as part of their oversight responsibility Fides reports that when the Committee visited the site, men of the firm handling the ...

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Mary, Daughter of Catechist Nwuba Weds Godwin Okoye

By Chimezie Ibedu Joy bells rang merrily for the family of Catechist Charles Nwuba of Okpuno town as one of their twin daughters Mary tied the nuptial knots with her heartthrob, Godwin Okoye of Enugwu-Ukwu on Saturday, March 14, 2020 at St Gabriel’s Catholic Church Okpuno. In the presence of a huge gathering of priests; religious women; current and former ...

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Don’t Envy Political Office Holders, Pity Them

By Uche Nworah My brother and colleague Emeka Ozumba, the Deputy Chief Press Secretary to The Governor of Anambra State, visited me in the office recently. As we were getting on with our usual banter on work, family, life, the 2020 Police Games holding in Anambra State then and other stuff, a relative of mine was ushered in. His visit ...

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Souls Lost in Earthly Gains

By Paschal Chisom Obi What is that which your soul is longing for? Psalm 130:6 says, “My soul is longing for the Lord more than watchman waits for day break.” St. Augustine posits that true happiness is found in the Lord and our souls are restless until they rest in God. Beloved, what does it profits a man if he ...

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Anambra Listed Among 20 States to Experience Flood in 2020

By Ikeugonna Eleke The Anambra State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) says Anambra has been listed among 20 states that will experience heavy flood this year. Already, the group has begun sensitization of indigenes of some of the areas listed by the Nigeria Meteorological Agency to ensure they are fully equipped, and ready to evacuate at a short notice. The Executive ...

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NAPPMED Njikoka Holds First Home Capacity Building for Members

By Precious Ukeje The National Association of Patent and Proprietary Medicine Dealers, NAPPMED, Njikoka Unit, has held its first ever self-organized workshop for its members at Enugwu Ukwu Civic Hall, last Wednesday. This is even as the body decried the treatment meted to its members by members of other professions, especially those in the medical, health and environmental fields. The ...

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