Breaking News: Anambra State Deputy Governor, Dr. Nkem Okeke who commended World Bank for executing NEWMAP programme.

March 15th 2019, the Ladi kwali hall of Sheraton hotels, Abuja was agog with an exhibition organized to display the achievements recorded in the implementation of the Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project (NEWMAP). In a programme tagged NEWMAP RESULT’S MARKETPLACE. the spectacular event had the World Bank Practice Manager, Maria Saarah and lead Environmental Specialist, Abdelaziz Lagnaoui in attendance as well as the Anambra State Deputy Governor, Dr. Nkem Okeke who commended World Bank for executing NEWMAP in his State. Others are the Secretary to Anambra State Government, Prof.Solomon Chukwulobelu, the State Commissioner for Environment, Arch Michael M. Okonkwo and other Commissioners for Environment from the implementing States. The National Project Coordinator Salisu Dahiru was on hand to welcome participants while the Task Team Leader for Newmap Nigeria, Dr.Amos Abu lauded the achievements of the project in terms of its implementation and fiduciary compliance. Beneficiaries of the project from various states took time to commend the project including Mrs. Florence Anagbogu of Amachalla, Anambra State. High point of the event was the inspection of the exhibition stands by the visiting World Bank team