Okowa Inaugurates 10km Drainage System in Uyo – THISDAYLIVE

Eighteen communities spread across three local government areas of Akwa Ibom State, Tuesday, celebrated respite from the plague of perennial flooding of over 20 years, as the state government inaugurated the 10Km IBB and Environs Flood Control Project as part of activities to mark the state’s 35th anniversary.

Inaugurating the project, Delta State Governor and Vice-Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, who was accompanied by the immediate past Governor of Cross River State Liyel Imoke, lauded the courage and ingenuity of Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel, in embarking on such a humongous project.

Drawing from his experience on a similar project, Okowa asserted that the amount of money sunk into the project, if used for road construction, could deliver several kilometers of road that would attract a lot of praises and applauses. 

He therefore, commended Governor Emmanuel for the passion and…

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