Abia Province Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, has assured a delegation of the House of Representatives Commission on Powerfulness, that his administration will proceed to work closely with all agencies of the Federal Regime who are in the province to deliver projects for the people.
He gave the assurance when he received the delegation of the hallowed chamber of the National Assembly who was in Aba to examine the Ariaria Independent Powerfulness Plant as section of their oversight functions.
This was disclosed in a release by Onyebuchi Ememanka, the Primary Press Secretarial assistant to the Abia Province Governor and made available to newsmen in Umuahia, on Fri.
Governor Ikpeazu informed the delegation of the efforts of his regime during the period of the feasibility studies and eventual interpretation of the powerfulness plant and applauded President Muhammadu Buhari for approving the siting of the projection at Ariaria.
He farther told the delegation that the current remodeling of the market place was designed to tackle top dog on, the issue of flooding in the market place which fifty-fifty affects the powerfulness plant, noting that the area is the lowest dot in Aba making it prone to flooding. He also recalled the efforts of his administration in tackling the challenge of Faulks Route.
He assured that work will before long resume at the site after his coming together with the contractors.
Speaking during the courtesy see, the Chairman of the House of Representatives Commission on Powerfulness, Hon. Makwe Livinus Makwe, informed Governor Ikpeazu that their see was section of the oversight functions of the lower chamber.
The commission chairman thanked the number one citizen of Abia for his strong collaboration with the Federal Regime which led to the successful and speedy completion of the projection, which is designed to supply regular powerfulness to the traders at Ariaria International Marketplace.
The Chairman farther applauded the Governor for the ongoing remodeling of the market place with a view to battle the issue of flooding which was one of the major challenges facing the powerfulness plant.
He expressed satisfaction that with what they saw on ground, a new Ariaria Marketplace will evolve to the pride of the S East.
The federal lawmaker also told the Governor that one key challenge facing the plant was the issue of furnish of gas to flame the plant and maintain it running.
The Rep fellow member said that the Federal Ministry building of Powerfulness must rising to the challenge of ensuring regular provision of gas for the plant, as good as the expansion of the capacity of the plant to growth their coverage of the current 4000 shops in the market place.
According to the release, Also nowadays at the case which was held at the Governor’s Lodge Aba were Hon. Simon Atigwe and Hon. Shehu Saleh Rijan, as good as the Commission Receptionist, Abba Garba and a legislative aide to the Commission Chairman, Mrs. Ugonwa.
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