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A-Ibom Assembly flays destruction of public property

By Chioma Onuegbu

UYO—THE House Committee on Works and Transport,  Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Tueday condemned the wanton destruction of public property in most communities across the state.

The committee, led by its Chairman and member representing Itu state constituency Mr. Idongesit Ituen,  on assessment tour of some ongoing and completed projects in some parts of the state, frowned at the damaging of  Solar Panel Street lights along Airport Road.

ltuen described the development as embarrassing, and called on the leadership of the Akwa Ibom State Roads and Other Infrastructure Maintenance Agency (AKROIMA) to ensure something was done to curb the menace.

This is the only way we can put an end to this”

Chairman of AKROIMA Dr. Godwin Ntukudeh and former Commissioner for Transport assured his agency had put machinery in place to address the situation.

In Mbo local government area, the lawmakers however expressed satisfaction with the level and quality of job done on the newly constructed 3.2 kilometre single carriage way named Harbour Road.




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