- The Governor of Abia State, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu has reacted angrily to those looking for updates on the flyover he’s been building for six years
- According to the governor, those who don’t have a car are those requesting an update of the construction work
- Ikpeazu insists that the construction of the flyover is a personal project that it has decided on and the work is nearing completion < / strong>
Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State said that many people who do not have a car have asked for updates on an overpass bridge created by his government The governor made this statement recently during an interview he granted a radio station, reports Daily Trust.
The moderator had asked the governor why it had taken so long to complete the bridge that his administration now had it has been building for six years.
But Ikpeazu, who was obviously irritated, asked if it was you who had told him to build the bridge.
< blockquote> “Are you the one who asked me to build the flyover? I started the transfer on my own because I saw the need for it. Most of the people asking for updates on the flyover don’t have vehicles, they move with legs. What do the hikers have to do with the overpass?
“You should be happy that we are almost finished with the overpass; We are currently working on the stone base of the overpass. ”
The overpass was canceled on January 20, 2017, construction went to a Chinese company – and construction is not yet completed today, PM news added.
Ikpeazu and the interviewer spoke in Igbo.
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< p class = "align-left"> Governor Ikpeazu also said that the Southeast should not consider the 2023 presidency right, but should negotiate with other parts of the country about the need to allow the zone to be the country’s president.
He made the comments when he met the State House correspondents on Thursday, December 30th, after President Muhammadu Buhari granted his audience at the presidential villa in Aso Rock. Abuja.
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The group said, Senator Kalu has broad contacts and acceptance across the country to run for the presidency in 2023.