…Moves to tackle traffic gridlock in Onitsha, others
….Approves 60% cut-off mark for teachers’ recruitment
ANAMBRA State Government has acknowledged the efforts of security agencies in the state for tracking and bursting the criminals killing and kidnapping ndi Anambra
The governor disclosed this through the Commissioner for Information, Paul Nwosu during Anambra State Executive Council (ANSEC) post briefing to press men.
Sir Nwosu said that the success of the security agencies was attributable to the greater inflow of intelligence from ndi Anambra, who have taken advantage of the confidential security numbers provided by government.
According to Sir Nwosu, government is urging ndi Anambra to continue to say something if they see something because the enemy is not yet completely chased away, stressing that as the Light of the Nation, Anambra will not succumb to darkness.
Part of the release reads: “Following last Saturday Computer Based Test for the recruitment of teachers, Anambra State Executive Council (ANSEC) has approved 60% as the cut off mark”.
He revealed that names of successful candidates cannot be released immediately because the results will be segmented into secondary school on one hand, and Primary school on the other.
Sir Paul also revealed that afterwards, the candidates will be segmented into sciences and arts for Ssecondary schools, stressing that government is determined to provide qualified teachers for our public schools.
The commissioner also said that the traffic gridlock issue was also raised at the ANSEC meeting, pointing out that to ensure that the traffic gridlock on the Anambra side of the Niger Bridge is opened up, government will direct security agencies to discontinue the stop-and-search on Anambra State side of the bridge.
He noted that in place of the check point, government will place billboard that states: NO PARKING. NO STOPPING. KEEP MOVING, adding that such will make traveling in the state a pleasurable experience.
According to the Information Commissioner, “similar measure will be taken on the Amansea entry-point of the stateto tame the horrible traffic experience there”.
He revealed that park administrators have been appointed to motor parks in the state, stressing that their job is to manage the parks and not to collect money.
Government reiterates once again that “Agboro” has been banned in Anambra state. The master plan of all the markets in Anambra State will be studied to determine which ones have been breached”.
Sir Paul said that where such cases are established, the structures will be removed, saying that the Commissioners for Women Affairs and Social Welfare and Youth Development made major presentations to ANSEC, as government is poised to formulate policies to drive such activities in those ministries.
Also, Anambra State Executive Council (ANSEC) has approved 60% as the cut off mark for the second phase of the Computer Based Test for the recruitment of teachers, held on Saturday.
Commissioner for Information, Paul Nwosu stated this in a Post-ANSEC meeting release made available to the press.
Sir Nwosu said that the names of successful candidates could not be released immediately because the results would be segmented into secondary school on one hand and Primary School on the other.
He revealed that afterwards, the candidates will be segmented into sciences and arts for secondary schools and into subjects for primary schools, adding that government is determined to provide qualified teachers for our public schools.
The commissioner commended ndi Anambra for volunteering timely information to security agencies in the efforts of the Governor Chukwuma Soludo-led administration to tackle insecurity.