Browsing: Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu

Ikpeazu, who expressed displeasure with the current situation where street traders and commercial vehicle operators have taken over roads under construction, including Brass-Faulks Road in Aba, which he visited on Friday, stressed that it is unheard of that street traders will take over roads under construction without consideration for their safety and that of members of the public.

Kalu was reacting to the protest by the academic staff of Abia State Polytechnic and strike actions by teachers of public primary and secondary schools in the state over the non-payment of their backlog of salaries and allowances, amounting to 11 months and six months respectively.

Ikpeazu, according to a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Enyinnaya Appolos, secured the agreement during a meeting with Zhang Huarong, the Group Chairman of the Huajian Group, in the course of his official visit to China for the 1st Nigeria-China Governors Investment Forum

According to a release by his Chief Press Secretary, Enyinnaya Appolos, Ikpeazu gave the assurance while making his presentation on the investment potentials in Abia State at the 1st Nigeria-China Governors Investment Forum in Guangzhou, China

The meeting followed complaints by the state and the oil rich communities of Owaza and Asa in Ukwa West LGA of the state, which prompted a recent tour of oil facilities in the area by Governor Ikpeazu, with a promise to resolve the lingering issues with Total E&P Nigeria Limited