The Governor of Abia State Chief T.A. Orji has released the sum of 2.5billion Naira to mobilize contractors handling various roads projects in the State especially Aba. Chief Press Secretary to the Governor who dropped the hint in Umuahia stated that Governor Orji is interested in ensuring that these roads are completed on time.
According to the Governor roads are very essential in the development of the State so as to ease the transportation problems of the masses. Chief Orji expressed joy that the contractors are now on site working, to ensure they deliver on time. The Abia number one citizen declared that any contractor who defaults may attract serious sanctions. He emphasized that he had directed the Commissioner for Works to supervise the progress of work on daily basis and report back to his office. Chief Orji again urged Abians to be patient with him as he is determined to make Abia State the envy of other State.