Breaking News

Sit at Home: Anambra State Cancels Independence Day Celebrations

Select Language

Advertisements

 

AWKA – The Anambra State Government has announced the can­cellation of activi­ties marking the celebration of this year’s 60th Indepen­dence Day Anniversary.

A statement by the Sec­retary to the State Govern­ment, Professor Solo Chuk­wulobelu, said the usual match past parades and oth­er ceremonies at designated locations in Awka and the various local government fields in the state would not hold.

The government blamed coronavirus as part of the reason for the low key cel­ebrations.

 

“The year 2020 has been particularly challenging with the outbreak of COVID -19 pandemic which the fed­eral, state and local govern­ments have been battling with appreciable success.

“The worst is not yet over. As a result, the government of Anambra State wishes to inform Ndi Anambra that this year’s Independence Day celebrations will be low key.

“The usual match pa­rades and other ceremonies at designated locations in Awka, and the various local government fields in Anam­bra state will not hold,” he stated.

 

About NGstudents (8979 Articles)
NGstudents: For Educational Information, Local And World Breaking News

Say Something !! (Comment)

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: