Member representing Awka North Constituency in the Anambra State House of Assembly, Hon. John Nwokoye has commenced the construction of one kilometer road at Amadim Village, Achlla, Awka North Council Area of the state.
The road which is the first of its kind in the history of the Constituency, was to compliment the efforts of Governor Willie Obiano in roads construction.
The gigantic project brought joy to the people as they sang joyfully thanking the lawmaker for meeting their most pressing need.
Speaking during the flag-off ceremony, the lawmaker explained the project would facilitate movement of farm produce by the people of the area predominantly farmers to barn areas.
He stated the project was to encourage well-to-do individuals in his Constituency to key into the think home philosophy of Governor Obiano to guarantee rapid development of the State.
He urged the state government to complete all the ongoing roads in Awka North Local Government Area.
On his part, Traditional Ruler of Achalla, Igwe Ositadimma Nwokedi commended the legislature for the initiative, saying it was a demonstration of his thoughts about the welfare of his people who elected him to represent them and called on other to emulate him.
Responding, Contractor handling the project, Mr. Chuka Okafor while assuring the firm’s readiness for the contract as they had been mobilized by the legislature to ensure smooth take off of the project, also pledged its timely delivery
Former member that represented Awka North Constituency, Hon. Boniface Okonkwo, Director General Hon. John Nwokoye Campaign Organization, Chief chukwukadibia Onwenukwue and the APGA Chairman for Mgbakwu ward, Mr. Emeka Akaobi said that Nwokoye has written his name in the sands of time by being the first legislator in Awka Noth Constituency to take up road construction.