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Abia Assembly summons commissioner over Ikpeazu’s directive on dilapidated Umuahia-Ikot Ekpene road




The Abia State Home of Meeting has urged the state authorities by the related businesses to instantly perform the directive of the Governor to start palliative work on your complete stretch of the dilapidated Umuahia-Ikot Ekpene street.

The State Meeting additionally urged the scholars and residents of Ikwuano native authorities space of the state to stay calm and go about their companies whereas it anticipate the Federal Emergency Street Upkeep Company (FERMA) and the state authorities to hold out speedy palliative on the stretch of the street.

The Home made its place recognized after receiving presentation of a matter of pressing public significance by the member representing Ikwuano State Constituency, Hon Emmanuel Nwabuisi, on the risks posed by the dilapidated street throughout its plenary on Wednesday.

This follows the current protest by the scholars of the Michael Okpara College of Agriculture, Umudike (MOUAU) in Abia State, towards the sorry state of the federal street which led to a deadly accident that killed a 500 degree pupil of the establishment by a trailer driver.

It was gathered that the protesting college students of the college demanded speedy restore of the street as a way to halt the pains the folks face whereas plying the stated street.

Nevertheless, the Abia State Home of Meeting, throughout its plenary resolved and invited the State Commissioner of Works on thursday, to establish the plan by the Ministry on how greatest they might perform the directive of Governor Okezie Ikpeazu on the dangerous street.

The home additional mandated its consultant on Works to go to the street instantly to evaluate it’s state.

In the meantime, the member representing Ikwuano State Constituency, Hon Emmanuel Nwabuisi has lamented that the situation of the street has hindered financial actions within the space, and in addition to worsened the meager revenue incomes capability of the folks of Ikwuano native space.

The lawmaker additionally regretted that the sorry state of the Umuahia-Ikwuano-Ikot Ekpene expressway has led to a number of deaths with the lastest involving a ultimate yr pupil of the division of Fisheries and Aquatic Sources of Michael Okpara College of Agriculture Umudike who was crushed by a trailer.

Gov Ikpeazu directs speedy work on Umuahia-Ikot Ekpene federal street after demise of pupil

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