Senator Uche Ekwunife has commenced another road construction project in Anambra Central Senatorial District.
On Monday, December 14, 2020, the Anambra Central Zonal Project Monitoring committee led by the former Commissioner for Women Affairs, Anambra State, Lady Henrietta Agbata, visited the construction site at Amikwo Road in Awka South Local Government Area of Anambra State.
Reacting to the development, Comrade Nduchris Nwannah, the Chairman of Igweogige Village Assembly, Amikwo Awka, described the road project as a thing of Joy.
He noted that the road has been dilapidated for so long, adding that its construction will not only bring succour to residents of the area but will help to decongest the popular Ziks Avenue.
He appreciated Senator Ekwunife for remembering the people of the area and urged other public office holders to emulate her style of leadership which she said is focused on addressing the yearnings of the people at the grassroots.
On his part, a don and indigiene of Amikwo Awka, Associate Prof. Emmanuel Chinwuko, thanked the Senator for her good works and urged her to remain committed to her quest to attract dividends of democracy to her constituents.
Chief Steven Nworah of Igweogige Village, Amikwo and the PDP Chairman, Awka Ward 6, Dr. Ikechukwu Nwanna in their separate remarks, hailed Senator Ekwunife for being a representative that is truly for the people.
They noted that her good works echo round the senatorial district and beyond and prayed for God’s blessings and sustenance upon her as she strives to attract more dividends of democracy to the people.
In her remark, the leader of the project team, Lady Henrietta Agbata conveyed the Senator’s message of gratitude to the people of the community and thanked them for their unflinching support for her in the last election.
She assured them of Senator Ekwunife’s commitment to attract more developmental projects to Awka community, and urged them to always put her in their prayers.
Also in the project team were the former Accountant General of Anambra State, Mrs Helen Nwaeri; former General Manager, Anambra State Physical Planning Board, Chief Victor Okpoko; the Project Manager, Anambra Central Liaison Office, Mrs. Ifeyinwa Chinwuko and Awka South Coordinator of SUECO, Onyi Nwokeke.