Following the timely visit to the Honourable Minister of Work, Mr, Fashola by the Ohafia Clan over the completion and delivery of the Nmuri Bridge as well as other road projects attracted by the Rep Member, and being executed by the Ministry of works, the member representing Arochukwu/Ohafia Federal Constituency, Rt. Uko Nkole has sent appreciation to the leaders, pointing out that it is a virtue of gratitude to always appreciate good efforts.
In a statement seen by OHAFIA-TV News through his Facebook handle, the Honourable member assured the people of the Constituency that the projects they presently is see only a tonic to more dividends to come as appreciation is a sure way of showing solidarity and support maka na Igbo na-asi, eto’o Nwanyi Akidi, ya agwota zoo.
The statement read in details:
I wish to thank and appreciate delegations from the Ohafia Leaders of thought for their wisdom in paying a courtesy call on the Federal Minister Of Works and Housing Mr Babatunde Fashola for the implementation of my legislative inputs towards the realization of the Nmuri concrete bridge I had facilitated in the cause of the 2021 FGN budget as signed into law by Mr President on 31/12/2020 without which the execution wouldn’t have been feasible.
2. I also thank the leader of the delegation Bar Etigwe Uwa (SAN) for putting a call across to me to appreciate my efforts in all these and Ezeogo Kalu Ikenga of Amuma Ohafia who was part of the delegation and also the Federal Ministry Of Works And Housing officials who had earlier called to confirm my availability for the visit .
3. Again my apologies for my absence from the event due to the short notice of the invitation to the event by the Ministry Officials as a result of my other earlier pressing National engagements yesterday.
4. Such a visit will go along way to buttress our point to the Executive arm that what we legislators fight in terms of projects during appropriations is actually a reflection of the needs of the grassroots that we represent and I assure that this one is a tonic for me to do more.