There was jubilation in Enugu on Monday as Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi flagged off the development of the second part of the all-important Nike Lake-Concord Property-Adoration Ministry- Emene street in Enugu East Native Authorities Space, linking the ever-busy Nike Highway and Emene.
The second part of the street, which can function a bypass from Nike Lake junction to Emene, was accepted by the State Govt Council (EXCO) a number of weeks earlier than the simply concluded basic election, after the primary part – building of 5 River crossings together with culverts and bridges of varied sizes, to attach Concord Property with the Adoration Ministry Enugu Nigeria (AMEN) Floor, reached 85 p.c completion.
Flagging off the street amid jubilation and pleasure from the residents, Gov. Ugwuanyi, who was accompanied by the Chief Decide of the State, Hon. Justice Priscilla Ngozi Emehelu, the Chairman of the Council, Hon. Alex Ugwu, the Home of Representatives Member-elect, Hon. Prince Cornelius Nnaji, and the Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure, Engr. Greg Nnaji, amongst others, said that the venture, which was being constructed for the primary time within the historical past of Enugu State, will assist to ease visitors motion in Enugu metropolis and past.
The governor added that the street building was in step with his administration’s city and rural growth polices “to supply entry to the communities on this space and make sure the full growth of the Concord Housing Property in addition to the encircling atmosphere”.
He disclosed that three kilometers of the 10.5 kilometers street stretching from Emene to the Adoration Floor has already been accomplished and inaugurated by his administration, stressing that the state authorities determined to begin the development of the second part of two kilometers due to the socio-economic significance of the street to the folks of the state.
“There isn’t any doubt that when accomplished, the street won’t solely carry much-desired aid to the residents and street customers on this space however may even engender a major enhance within the socio-economic actions within the space and its environs”, the governor mentioned.
Gov. Ugwuanyi recommended the host communities, residents, leaders and stakeholders in Enugu East LGA for his or her persistence and help for the venture in addition to their overwhelming help in the course of the basic election.
He reassured the folks of the state of his administration’s “unwavering dedication to entrenching good governance in Enugu State and to the conclusion of our want to take seen and sustainable growth to all corners of the state”.
Earlier, the Council Chairman, Hon. Ugwu, the Home of Representatives Member-elect, Hon. Nnaji, the Group Chief, Chief Francis Anike, President-Common, Nike Federated City Union, Excessive Chief Thomas Nnamene, amongst others, expressed gratitude to Gov. Ugwuanyi for the quite a few growth initiatives his administration has executed within the space since its inception in addition to favourbale concerns in appointments.
They identified that the governor, by his administration’s folks and grassroots-oriented programmes, has touched lives positively, stating that the street will profit not solely their folks however the whole nation.
The folks reassured the governor of their unflinching help and cooperation and prayed for God’s ample blessings and safety on him and his household as he strives to render selfless service to the state.