This video is unavailable. “If the government has not paid him, please they should and if they have and he does not want to continue, they should please revoke the contract and give it to someone who will come and finish it,” he said. At Urum, the reporter asked residents about the borehole under construction by the federal government in the community, but no one had any idea of its location. The project being carried out in collaboration with the World Bank and African Development Bank (ADB) is expected to phase out individual borehole system existing in the state on completion. News Africa’s forgotten fastest sprinter Obuzoeme from Anambra State . By Chinelo Nwangene The Anambra State Community and Social Development Agency (ANCSDA) has carried out project launch in six focal communities for six vulnerable groups (VGs) towards release of funds for implementation of their approved Group Development Plans (GDPs). Ifejiofor however, called on the federal government to step up action towards fixing failed federal roads in the state, saying that bad state of federal roads in the state was putting pressure on state roads. 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About Umueri Cargo Airport is a planned new airport construction project that will serve Umueri (Umuleri) and the surrounding areas of Anambra State in southeastern Nigeria. Please, help to get hold of them and ascertain what they did with the 70 per cent of the appropriated funds in the budget released to them by the Federal Ministry Of Finance in two tranches Of 50 per cent and 20 per cent. Edwin Ejike, the vice-chairman of Enuagu Development Union, said the community was happy over the town hall on which he said work is still ongoing. Latest Stories in Anambra . NARD President, Dr. Uyilawa... Mon Dec 21st, 2020 Read More → COVID-19: Nigeria records 6 … The Deputy Majority Leader of the Anambra State House of Assembly and Committee Chairman on … Watch Queue Queue A passerby said the building had been locked from the very first day. Obiano on Political Matters, said the quality and number of roads done by the administration was a plus for the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) party. Mr Justice told UDEME that a team from Mr Nwankwo came to the community the week before the reporter arrived to ask for a site to execute the project. Mr Okey wondered why the contractor had refused to come back to complete the project. Forex: $1 = ₦380.50 NGN Friday, 25 December 2020. Ifejiofor said that most of the road projects being done by the state recorded slow progress in 2020 due to the effects of Coronavirus and other environmental challenges this year. “My interest is not to make excess profit and expose the masses to undue sufferings, but to ensure that this very important road is executed well,” he said. Africa . Latest; Trending ; FEC approves N44.5 billion contract for roads, power projects. The Director of Procurement at AIRBDA, Mrs Madu, was not forthcoming when UDEME reached her. “We are pleading with the government to always keep the community leaders in the know each time there is a project to be executed so we can know the contractors and follow up to make sure that the project is executed. Umueri Cargo Airport is a planned new airport construction project that will serve Umueri (Umuleri) and the surrounding areas of Anambra State in southeastern Nigeria. Willie Obiano of Anambra says his administration will provide more road infrastructure to enhance human and vehicular movement across the state before the end of his tenure in 2021. “Honourable Dozie’s house is also affected by the erosion, which is threatening to pull down the house. Mr Obiano said the 'Airport … A tall edifice stood to the left of the road with signage. Obiano said this when he paid an inspection visit to the ongoing construction on the Enugwu-Ukwu link road in Njikoka Local Government Area of Anambra. The journey seemed endless as the motorcyclist and fixer took this reporter through Isuaniocha, the neighbouring community to Urum. Most roads in Nigerian rural communities are only motorbike-friendly. The solar-powered borehole project at the skill acquisition centre in Adazi Ani was nominated by the member of the House of Representatives for Anaocha/Dunukofia/Njikoka federal constituency, Dozie Nwankwo, at N15 million. Mr Ejike told UDEME that the village faces the problem of erosion. Special Projects Completed by ASA World in the Past: ASA-Worldwide conducted the inspection and audit of Anambra State Projects built by the current administration in December 2009; ASA-Worldwide monitored Anambra State election in February 2010 ; ASA-Worldwide participated in the swearing ceremony of the election winners of the Gubernatorial election in April 2010; ASA-Worldwide … Anambra State government says it requires at least N150 billion to complete both old and new road projects in the state. Gov. var adx_adsvr_adspace_id="3985"; Aside from the lack of potable water, Mr Mkpume also lamented the bad state of the roads in the community. In any event, it is in a deplorable state and people around it claimed not to know anything about it. Visit our. Contact Us Follow @bestnaira. The road leading to Adazi Ani in Anaocha Local Government Area of Anambra proved to be the best so far as the motorcyclist rode through Obeledu to Adazi Ani without running into potholes. Tony Okafor, Awka. The ANCSDA, an agency set up to promote and implement development activities at the grassroot level, […] Everyone asked had no idea where it was located. God Bless Anambra var adx_adsvr_adspace_vAppRoot="https://ads.dochase.com/adx-dir-d/"; If you have enquiries to make, I suggest you send a letter,” she said. Anambra State House of Assembly Committee on Sustainable Development Goals, Development Partners and Donor Agencies has decried the level of abandoned projects in some schools in the state. During UDEME’s last visit in 2018, the project was still ongoing. “I cannot speak for the managing director. NEWS DIGEST – The Federal Executive Council, FEC, presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday in Abuja, approved N117.6 billion for the reconstruction of some federal roads. Nollywood producer and Director, Chico Ejiro, dies on Christmas day. It was less difficult this time to locate the police station. News . Lawmakers, monarchs disagree over FG project in Anambra. “That I am the procurement officer does not mean I have all this information at the top of my head. The Nsugbe/Akpaka road is meant to decongest traffic on ’33 area’ in Onitsha for travellers to Anambra East, Anambra West, Ayamelum local government areas as well as those coming from Nsukka/Benue axis to Onitsha. #EndSARS protesters in Anambra are heading to Awkuzu town, which hosts the notorious state head office of the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).. Published August 14, 2020 August 14, 2020. Egypt Holds Interest Rates as New Virus Strain Prompts Caution BNN Bloomberg 18:40. “Dozie Nwankwo’s people were here last Saturday to ask for a place to execute this project you are talking about. Again, no one in the community knew where the borehole was located. Chief Neville Sunny-Uchendu, Managing Director of Nevclinton Nigeria limited handling the 4.7 kilometers Nsugbe/Akpaka road said his firm was committed to delivering quality job to the state. The River Basin handled the procurement and award of the contracts and the supervision of the execution of the contracts. Governor Willie Obiano, FCA, launched the Umueri Cargo Airport project on 11 April, 2017. var adx_nid="13"; All content is Copyrighted © 2020 The Premium Times, Nigeria, Unnamed water project in Umuife, Urum community in deplorable state, Signpost at community primary school Umuelom,Isuaniocha where borehole project is located, Current state of borehole project at Isuaniocha community, Awka North, Skill acquisition centre covered by tall grasses, Signage with skill acquisition centre description, State of Irukalita erosion control project as at 2018, Current state of Irukalita erosion control project as at January 2020, Our website uses cookies. on. 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