Covid-19: Anambra Lawmakers Summon Health, Information Commissioners


Mr C.Don Adinuba, Commissiober for Information and Public Enlightenment


To ascertain the level of preparedness by the administration for addressing the deadly Coronavirus, Anambra State House of Assembly on Wednesday summoned Commissioners for Health, Mr Vincent Okpala and his Information and Public Enlightenment counterpart, Mr C Don Adinuba to appear before it on Thursday.

The invitation came on the heels of a motion moved under matters of urgent public importance, by majority leader, Mr Nnamdi Okafor during plenary.

The sponsor of the motion, Nnamdi Okafor representing Awka South 1, said the Health Commissioner would brief them on ministry’s preparedness, action plan and preventive measures against the disease in the state, while Mr Adinuba would brief them on various awareness and sensitisation programmes being carried out to sensitise the people on how to protect themselves against the disease.