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August Meeting: Ugwuanyi”s wife tasks women on peace development

The first lady of Enugu State, Mrs. Monica Ugwuanyi has advised all women in the state to take advantage of this year’s August meeting to rededicate themselves to God and revive their noble roles as agents of peace and social development.

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The Enugu State first lady , who gave the advice during the state flag-off of the 2018 August meeting at the Michael Okpara Square, Enugu, emphasized the need for the women to continue to embrace peace and focus on issues that would bring immense benefit to the growth of the society as well as the upbringing of their children and wards as future leaders.

This came as the College of Immaculate Conception (CIC), Enugu, Alumni International, yesterday, lauded Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s ongoing giant development stride in the state, describing it as “unprecedented in the history of Enugu State.”

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The President of the association, Mr. Emman Den Chukwu, who made the commendation when he led some of the members to the Government House, Enugu on a courtesy visit to the governor, represented by his deputy, Mrs. Cecilia Ezeilo, said that they were highly impressed with the massive infrastructure transformation that is going on in the state, especially in the rural communities despite the nation’s economic challenges. 

Responding, Governor Ugwuanyi reiterated his administration’s readiness towards partnering with interested individuals and groups in the development of the state.