Chief Rommy Ezeonwuka (OGILISI IGBO) participated today in the New Yam Festival Festival of his community, Akpo in Aguata Local Government Area Anambra State. Major stakeholders of the community including the Traditional Ruler HRM. Igwe Nnamshimiri, the honorable commissioner for health, Dr. Vincent Okpala, the President General of Akpo Community, Chief Henry C. Dim and all Ichies and Chiefs of the community were also present at the event.
It may be a matter of weeks before the Anambra International Cargo and Passenger Airport, Umueri kicksoff commercial activities. The Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano embarked on his usual weekly inspection visit to the airport. Finishing touches are being put to some parts of the facilty in anticipation of its take off, including the arrival of one of the modern fire trucks called Zeigler which had been a setback before now.
Anambra state Governor, Chief Willie Obiano has joined Catholics worldwide to celebrate the feast of Christ the King. Governor Obiano joined the commemoration at his alma mater, Christ the King College Onitsha today, in a holy mass celebrated by the Metropolitan Archbishop of onitsha, Archbishop valerian Okeke. Both Governor Willie Obiano and former Governor Peter Obi are old boys of Christ The King College Onitsha. Every year, they join students and other old boys of the prestigious secondary school to celebrate
Information reaching our news desk now has it that Anambra State Government heavily led by Governor Willie Obiano has issued a directive that the Agbaedo Nnewi New Motor Spare Parts Market should be shut down for seven days. This was made known in a press release signed by the Honorable Commissioner for trade and commerce, Mr Uchenna Okafor, which was made available to a reputable newspaper company, DAILY POST on Saturday. Photo credited to vanguardngr It was learnt that Obiano has directed the closure of the
To the Glory of the Almighty Creator, our dear state, Anambra, have finally defeated the covid-19 pandemic.It is most pleasing to announce that we have no Covid-19 patient in any of our protective care centres currently. As reported by Anambra broadcasting service, this goodnews has caused wild Jubilation within Anambra state. According to Health Commissioner, Dr Vincent Okpala, the last of them was discharged home in excellent health about two days ago. His words: "We have Successfully defeated Coronavirus
Buhari Restructures PTF President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the reconstitution of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 and extending its mandate to December 2021.It comes as the PTF submitted its report on a previous three-month extension of its mandate ended on March 31.
Anambra-born American-based intervention cardiologist, Dr Leo Egbujiobi has donated a biosafety level 2 cabinet to support the treatment of the novel coronavirus in designated hospitals in Anambra State. According to ABS, The machine is one of the sought-after high-value equipment required to treat the virus and save health caregivers from contacting it while treating infected patients. The equipment, according to the Anambra State Commissioner for Health, Dr Vincent Okpala, would be deployed to genetexpert
Anambra State Government says it has declared eight more COVID- 19 patients healthy and fit to go home. The state ’ s Commissioner for Health , Dr Vincent Okpala , who made this known in a statement on Sunday in Awka , said this was after their post -treatment tests for the COVID- 19 returned negative . According to him , Anambra has successfully treated and discharged 11 COVID- 19 patients out of a total of 14 confirmed cases in the state . Awka, June 7, 2020 (MOI) No fewer than eight Covid-19 patients i
Anambra state government through the Ministry of Health has organized a sensitization training for religious leaders in the state on preventive measures against the second wave of the Covid-19 Pandemic. The training was aimed at equipping the religious leaders with knowledge on how to ensure that their members are safe from the disease during the second wave. The training had clergies from Catholic, Anglican, and Pentecostal churches in attendance, as well as Reverend Sisters, and Muslim faithful. In a remark,
TonyNewsRazor The Anambra State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Vincent Okpala has said the COVID-19 index case in the state was sniffed out in a hideout. Explaining to journalists in Awka, Anambra State, how the response team detected the index case, he described the process as vigorously painful. He said no fewer than 29 persons comprising health workers, relations and business associates of the index case had been traced and quarantined, awaiting testing. Okpala said, "We searched for the index case from
Covid-19: Anambra case rises to 177 as four new cases emerge The Anambra state ministry of health has confirmed four new cases of Covid-19 in the state. According to a chart published by the ministry today, August 17, 2020, the number of cases confirmed in the state so far totalled 177. The chart also confirmed that 125 patients have been successfully treated by the state government and discharged home while 18 patients passed on, sadly. The current community search and sample collection going on in all
The Executive Governor of Anambra State, Chief Dr Willie M. Obiano has ordered the closure of Agbaedo New-Motor Parts Market, Nnewi for one week, over non compliance to Covid-19 protocols. This was made known in a press statement released on Saturday by the commissioner for trade and commerce, Mr Uchenna Okafor. According to the statement, Obiano ordered the closure of the market because the traders and customers failed to adhere to Covid-19 safety protocols. The traders and the customers were seen without face
There Is No Active Covid-19 Case In Any Anambra Protective Care Centre, All Have Been Treated And Discharged...Dr. Vincent Okpala (Anambra State Commissioner For Health. To the Glory of the Almighty Creator, our dear state, Anambra, continues to make progress in the war against Covid-19. It is most pleasing to announce that we have no Covid-19 patient in any of our protective care centres currently. According to Health Commisioner, Dr Vincent Okpala, the last of them was discharged home in excellent healt
Anambra State Ministry of Health gives medical assistance to displaced members of flooded communities in Anambra West. Anambra state Ministry of Health has given medical assistance to residents of communities in Anambra West council area affected by flooding. The Commissioner for Health, Dr Vincent Okpala and his rapid response team visited Rex Universorum hospital, Mmiata, Anam, Anambra West today, Monday, October 12th 2020 to make the presentations. Presenting the medical supplies, the commissioner thanked
Yellow fever: Anambra Govt. vaccinates 5.5 million residents The Anambra Government said on Wednesday that it vaccinated about 5.5 million residents against yellow fever during the 10-day campaign against the disease in the state. Dr Vincent Okpala, the state Commissioner for Health, made the disclosure during the budget defence of the ministry before the State House Committee on Health in Awka. Okpala said that the vaccination which began on Oct. 30, took place in 19 Local Government Areas (LGAs) of the state,
Gov Willie Obiano Shuts Nnewi Motor Spare Parts Market Over Non-Compliance To The Covid-19 Rules(See Photo)
Anambra state Governor, Willie Obiano has ordered that the Agbaedo Nnewi New Motor Spare Parts Market be closed for one week. This was contained in a press release signed by the commissioner for trade and commerce, Mr Uchenna Okafor, Which was made available to DAILY POST on Saturday. The release stated that Gov Willie Obiano ordered the closure of the market for one week, following the disregard for the COVID-19 safety protocol by both traders and customers in the market. Obiano also requested that the officials
Willie Obiano,the Anambra State Governor has directed that the Agbaedo Nnewi spare parts Market be shut down for a week. This was disclosed in a communique verified by Mr Uchenna Okafor, the commissioner for trade and commerce,on Saturday. The statement pointed that the state Governor declared the closure of the new spare part market for One Week due to the lukewarmness concerning the covid-19 safety regulations by both the market traders and the customers in the market. Governor Willie Obiano also require the
It is no longer news that the number of covid-19 cases are increasing on a daily basis with over 30,000 confirmed cases in different States Anambra not excluded. The Anambra Government had called on all the residents of the state to strictly adhere to precautionary measures against Covid-19 as the state is experiencing rather high increase of confirmed cases. Commissioner of Health in the state, Dr. Vincent Okpala made the plea while speaking with newsmen on Saturday. He said, "It is frightening that at this
How to force fake sanitizers out of circulation - Health Commissioner reveals Anambra State Commissioner of Health, Dr. Vincent Okpala has advised people of the state to always patronize recognized alcohol based sanitizers in order avoid purchasing adulterated ones. He said insisting on well known products would go a long way in reducing the chances of procuring adulterated sanitizers. The advice is coming on the heels of the recent report from the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 that about 63
The states Commissioner for Health, Dr. Vincent Okpala disclosed to news reporters in Awka on Wednesday.How the Anambra State Government plans to start the COVID-19 vaccination.