Gov. Uzodinma Of Imo State Ready To Host Buhari On Thursday — GCFRNG
Governor Hope Uzodinma
Imo State Governor Hope Uzodinma said everything has been ready for President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to the state on Thursday, September 9.
The governor made the remarks while addressing reporters at Sam Mbakwe International Airport, Owerri, on Saturday.
Uzodinma, who spoke on his return from a trip to the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, said the President would hand over some of the “big projects” done by his administration.
The governor said he had visited Abuja to “address some political issues and some important issues to be addressed in Abuja.”
He listed issues including federal assistance and World Bank programs on rural roads, environmental programs, accreditation and water management (NEWMAP) and other erosion control issues.
“While in Abuja, I received support for President Muhammadu Buhari to visit Imo on Thursday, September 9, to deliver on some of the key tasks of the Commonwealth of Independent States.
“Furthermore, Imo has been able to get support from the President in managing some of the environmental problems in the state,” he said.
Speaking about his role as chairman, the All Progressives Congress (APC) media conference for the Anambra gubernatorial election, Uzodinma acknowledged the importance of the role the party has given him.
The governor promised to do his utmost to spread the message of what people will get if they vote in the APC in the November 6 elections.
He called on the people of Anambra and the South East in general to unite with the APC, adding that “party supporters in the center will get both their rights and their privileges”.