RAMP ROADS MAPPED OUT FOR TARRING BY IMO State Government.

Nduhuobokwe -Uzoagba – Okwuemeke Road 9.44km. Ikeduru LGA. Nnarambia Ahiara Nkwo Lude-Obodo Ahiara road 3.33km. Ahiazu LGA. Oboama-Ekeamumara-Abuamumara road 6.79km. Ezinihitte LGA. Ekeamumara-Nkwo Mbaise road 1.93km. Ezinihitte LGA. Amuzi-Ekwereazu-Amanu-Oboahia-Umumbiri-Nkwoala-aakpim-Ikenanzizi road 10.98km. Ahiazu LGA. Lude Obodoahiara-Ekwereazu road 4.75km. Ahiazu LGA. Ogbe-Ekeala road 2.48km. Ahiazu LGA. Old st Patrick road 1.93km. Ahiazu LGA. Eke Nguru-Amaohuru-Umuoda road 5.18km. Aboh Mbaise LGA. Eze Ogugua road (Nkwo Mbaise-Ezeudo-Ezeogugua-Obizi) 4.01km. Ezinihitte LGA. Aba Branch/Chokoneze-Akpodim-Owutu-Ogwumabiri road 4.71km. Ezinihitte LGA. Emiabiam-Ejimola Okolochi (section 1) 5.43km. Umuguma-Avu-Obinze road 7.61km. Owerri West LGA. Awagu-st Patrick Obizi Umuekeada Umuohiagu road (with…

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REMARKS BY HIS EXCELLENCY RT. HON. EMEKA IHEDIOHA, CON AT THE FLAG-OFF CEREMONY OF THE RAMP PROJECTS ON THE 27th DAY OF AUGUST 2019.

NEED FOR RURAL ACCESS I have always said that the bulk of our resources as a people – human and material, lie in the rural areas. Their welfare is thus paramount in the quest to grow the GDP of our State. Providing access to them is key, as it opens them up to several possibilities – improved access to markets for their agricultural produce, to quality healthcare, to better education, to technology, cultural integration and to development generally. Provision of access to the rural areas can also stem the urban-rural…

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Why RAMP Project Failed Under the Past Government- Grangereau

Mike Omenuko-Agency Reporters 27 August, 2019 -4pm The Country Director of AFD, Pascal Grangereau has noted that RAMP project failed under the Past Administration of Owelle Rochas Okorocha due to dubious demands by the then Governor and officials of the Government. Mr Grangereau while speaking at the flag off of the Construction of rural roads in the State, thanked the Governor, Emeka Ihedioha, for making possible in just two months, what they could not achieve in the entire 8 years of the past administration. In his words, “When we came…

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A Brief on Rural Access Mobility Project (RAMP)

Rural Access Mobility Project (RAMP) a world Bank assisted project was initiated by Hon. Ogaziechi, the Commissioner for Local government and Chieftaincy Affairs during the PDP administration of His Excellency, Ikedi Ohakim, the former Executive Governor of Imo State. At that time, Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha who in no small measure assisted in facilitating the process was the Deputy Speaker in the House of Representatives. When Governor Rochas Okorocha assumed office, he assigned the process to his Deputy Governor Prince Eze Mmadumere, the Perm Sec in the Ministry of local…

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His Excellency, Governor Emeka Ihedioha, received on courtesy Seplat Plc Executive Management led by Dr ABC Orjiako and Mr. Austin Avuru.

Yesterday, His Excellency, Governor Emeka Ihedioha, received on courtesy Seplat Plc Executive Manangement led by Dr ABC Orjiako and Mr. Austin Avuru. The management seized the opportunity to brief the Governor on the activities of the company from the aggressively growing exploration and production of oil and gas to their community engagement scorecard. Special mention was made of the Annoh gas project which has the potential of producing over 300MMScf of gas, enough gas to fire power generation plant producing 3,000MW of power. The size of the project is such…

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THE REFORMATION OF IMO LGA SYSTEM

By Collins Opurozor The encouragement of forgetfulness can be a political strategy. Lately, the dispossessed and fugitive apologists of the past administration in Imo State have preoccupied themselves with encouraging Imo people to forget their past and pretend that nothing happened. But something really happened. Evil befell the land. Imo was plundered. The people’s common patrimony was squandered and unborn generations mortgaged with unpayable debt stocks. Brick and mortar contraptions with zero impact were cobbled together to fritter away resources and create slush funds which eventual destinations became foreign bank…

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His Excellency, Governor Emeka Ihedioha, signed into law The Law Establishing Imo State Sports Commission, a Law Establishing Imo State Power and Electrification Agency (I-POREA), and a Law Establishing Imo State Markets Development Authority.

Yesterday, His Excellency, Governor Emeka Ihedioha, signed into law The Law Establishing Imo State Sports Commission, a Law Establishing Imo State Power and Electrification Agency (I-POREA), and a Law Establishing Imo State Markets Development Authority. The three Laws singed by Governor Emeka Ihedioha, have brought the Number of Executive Bills Singed into Law since the inception of the Rebuild Imo Administration to 8. The Governor commended the State assembly for living up to expectations, noting that while Campaigning, He promised to challenge the House with Executive Bills that will enhance…

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GOV. IHEDIOHA’S SCORECARD ON SPORTS

By Obiaku Lancelot Ifeanyi It is no gainsay that the Sports industry is one of the largest in the world, today. In his article published sometime in 2018, Denise Kwasi Boateng, a masters degree holder in sports management had revealed that, “from a European perspective, sports-related employment represents 2.12 per cent of total employment in the EU, which is equivalent to 4.46 million jobs. As stated by the EU 4 Sports Clutters report, the industry as a whole accounted for 1.76 per cent of gross value added to the collective…

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