She raised the advocacy during a mega rally to commemorate the commencement of 16 days activism in the state.
Author: Oswald Agwu
The acting State Coordinator, Breakthrough Action-Nigeria, Ebonyi Field Office, Rabiat Hassan Ahmed, said this.
The State Governor, Francis Nwifuru, announced this during a Health Insurance Summit on Tuesday.
They are from Izzi Unuhu and Onyirigbo in Abakaliki and Ebonyi Local Government Areas of the State respectively.
The State Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Engr. Jude Okpor, made the call in Abakaliki, the state capital.
The approval was part of the outcome of Wednesday’s State Executive Council meeting held at the Government House, Abakaliki.
The prayer summit, which was organised in collaboration with the State government, was held on Thursday in Abakaliki.
Although the collaborative efforts of international partners with the State Ministry of Health are gradually yielding results, the immediate outcome has been described by many analysts as simply marginal.
Elder statesman and former Governor of Ebonyi State, Chief Martin Elechi, dropped the advice on Monday in Abakaliki.
The development was part of outcome of a two-day community townhall meetings held at the UBEB headquarters, recently in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State capital.
The commitment was part of two separate stakeholders’ dialogues organised recently by an Abuja based Nongovernmental Organization, Women Friendly Initiative, in collaboration with the Civil Resource Development and Documentation Centre (CIRDDOC) in the State.
Apart from territorial and political contiguity, the Afikpo and Edda peoples who constitute the major components of Afikpo North/South Federal Constituency of Ebonyi State, also share very many rich cultural similarities and affinity.
The Ebonyi State Gender Based Violence Taskforce has requested the state government to capture the economic empowerment of survivors in the 2024 State Budget.
The move was to ensure that all survivors are holistically managed: medically, psychologically and emotionally.
The charge was given by the Governor of Ebonyi State, Francis Nwifuru, during the inauguration of the newly elected Executives of CAN, Ebonyi State Chapter.
The state-funded civilian security commander’s compound was invaded by gunmen in the early hours of August 13.
The object and purpose of the law was to establish the Ebonyi Rural Access Road Authority for the overall management, designing, development, rehabilitation, reconstruction and maintenance of rural roads across the State.
They made the observation during a one-day stakeholders postmortem dialogue on August 8 in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State.
Nwifuru gave the admonition Tuesday at the Ngele Oruta Township stadium, Abakaliki, Ebonyi State capital.
The Governor of Ebonyi State, Francis Ogbonna Nwifuru has approved the release of outstanding severance allowances to former members of the State House of Assembly, amounting to about N16m.