The immediate past APC Governorship Candidate for the just concluded, Anambra 2017 Guber election and a member representing Anambra East and West Federal Constituency in the National Assembly, Dr Tony Nwoye, yesterday thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for keeping his word and promise over the 2nd Niger Bridge and Enugu-Onitsha Expressway.
Nwoye dropped his appreciation when he received the report about the projects from the team, which he sent to observe the extent of work done so far at the two sites, especially at Umunya-Amawbia axis of Onitsha-Enugu Expressway.
It will be recalled that during the flag-off campaign of Dr Tony Nwoye Campaign at Onitsha, he made a passionate appeal to President Buhari, who was represented by Vice-President Yemi Osibanjo about the state of the road and what road users mostly it citizens were passing through.
He later followed it up with an appeal to the Minister of Power, Works, and Housing, who promised to mobilise a contractor to the site.
The lawmaker maintained that those projects were dear to traders, common people, and Ndi Igbo and were not among his campaign promise projects.
He expressed happiness that despite the outcome of the governorship election in the state, work has continued on the road and the contract was given to one of the best companies, RCC.
He expressed hope that the company would do a good job on the road and finish it on time. Read more