Women Affairs & Social Development

Mrs Mercy Odochi Orji visits Abia S ...

August 1, 2013

Umuahia — Wife of the Abia State governor, Lady Mercy Odorchi Orji, yesterday expressed the commitment of the state government towards empowering youths and women in the state. The Abia first lady spoke after inspecting the state’s skills acquisition centre. According to her, the center which would be run in Read More →

The Merciful and Soul-lifting New Y ...

January 12, 2013

On the first day of January 2013, an annual ritual of our first ladies at the federal and state levels opened our eyes to some obscure and oppressive human situations. As an annual event, first ladies visit hospitals to take delivery and welcome the first newborn in the New Year. Read More →

The Wife of the Governor, Mrs Mercy ...

December 12, 2012

The wife of Abia state Governor, Lady Mercy Odochi Orji has inaugurated a three bedroom bungalow built for an indigent widow, Mrs. Best Ekoba Alozie of Abayi, Ohanze, ObiNgwa Local Government area of the state. Commissioning the bungalow, Lady Orji stated that by the completion of the bungalow, her office Read More →

Abia State Government deepens its c ...

December 12, 2012

Abia State government and four United Nations Health agencies (UNH4) have pledged to deepen their areas of partnership in their commitment to further promote maternal and infant mortality rate, exclusive breastfeeding, safe pregnancy delivery and optimal care for the new born baby in the state.                  Restating this commitment during a Read More →

The wife of the Governor, Mrs Mercy ...

December 12, 2012

About 12,603 Human Infected Virus (HIV) persons in Abia state are to receive government minimal support services as part of commitment towards the reducing the rate of infection and eradication of HIV/AIDS in the state. The wife of the governor, Lady Mercy Odochi Orji dropped this hint on Monday in Read More →

Mrs T.A. Orji wife of the Governor, ...

November 7, 2012

The wife of the Governor of Abia State, Chief (Mrs) Mercy Odochi Orji has advised young couples against allowing third party interfere in their marriage life, stating that they should be independent and settle their misunderstanding among themselves. Chief Mrs. Orji gave the advise at the reception to mark the Read More →

The Wife of the Governor

Nursing Mothers urged to regularly ...

October 10, 2012

Nursing mothers have been urged to regularly immunize their children/babies between zero and 59 months to curb infant mortality in Abia State. The President of HannahMay foundation, Chief Mrs. Odochi Orji who threw the challenge as a guest of honor during the flag-off immunization programme organized by the State ministry Read More →