Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has assured Deltans of his administration’s commitment to fulfilling his electoral promises stating that “the promises that we made during the electioneering campaign period, gradually, we are fulfilling them.”
The Governor gave the assurance on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 during the commissioning of internal roads in Akwukwu-Igbo, Oshimili North local government area and Ika South Local Government Areas of the State.
“We will continue to do our best, all that we need is your prayers,” the Governor said, adding, “we are committed to the construction of roads because of its huge socio-economic benefits to the people.”
Governor Okowa who was accompanied on the commissioning cum inspection of projects by his Deputy, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro and other top government functionaries, also, commissioned and inspected projects executed by his administration in Ika South local government area of the state.
The Governor and his team, inspected, the dualization of Asaba/Okpanam road section II, construction of Joseph Ebolo and Madonna School road, commissioned Ogbani road, Hezua road, Council road in Akwukwu-Igbo, inspected the dualization of old Lagos-Asaba road, Agbor, commissioned Charles Street, Alisimie/Oza-Nogogo road, Odion/Odi/Igumbor street, Idumu-Oza/Alihiagwu/Oki road and inspected Abavo circular road construction.
Meanwhile, the Dein of Agbor, Ika South Local Government Area of the State, HRM, Benjamin Ikenchukwu, Keagborekuzi 1, scored Governor Ifeanyi Okowa’s administration high in the delivery of electoral promises saying that “we are impressed with what you have done within your two years of being in office.”
The Dein made the commendation when Governor Okowa paid him a courtesy visit at his Palace in Agbor as part of activities to mark his second year in office.
“This is homecoming for you, our illustrious son and we are happy for what you have done in the state and our area, much is expected from you and remain focused,” the Dein who spoke through Chief Charles Nayagba said.
Earlier at the Palace of the Obi of Akwukwu-Igbo, Oshimili North Local Government Area, HRM Obi David Azuka, Governor Okowa assured the people of his administration’s commitment to making the town a befitting local government headquarter, disclosing that contract for the total rehabilitation of Akwukwu-Igbo Grammer School have been awarded.
Chairman of Oshimili North Local Government Council, Hon. Louis Ndukwe in an address during the commissioning exercise, said, “it is heartwarming that our son and brother is meticulously and evidently meeting with his electoral promises to Deltans.”