The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel has expressed dissatisfaction over the present financial and safety challenges bedevilling Nigeria.
This was contained in a press assertion signed by the Commissioner for Data and Technique, Com. Ini Ememobong and issued to journalists in Uyo, on the finish of State Govt Council assembly held on Monday, April 26 on the Authorities Home, Uyo, the State capital.
The governor urged Nigerians to assist the federal authorities and the nation by prayers and cooperation.
Reacting on points that concern the State, the Governor charged the Commissioner for Well being, Prof. Vincent Umoh to make sure that the Main Healthcare Centres have been functioning optimally to assist present well being care companies to rural populace.
He additionally known as for a strategic stakeholders’ assembly with all regulators and gamers crucial to the execution of the Energy for All programme to be convened to evaluate the preparedness for the launch of the Energy for All undertaking within the State.
He additionally directed that the draft invoice for the inspection of agricultural produce for the aim of enforcement of grades and requirements, be despatched to the Home of Meeting.
On street building within the State, the governor accredited the revised Payments of Engineering Measurement and Analysis(BEME) or Etebe-Enwang Highway.
He additional accredited extra works for Abak Ifia-Ikpe Mbak Eyop-Ikot Abia Ossom-Nko Roads in Ikot Ekpene/Obot Akara Native Authorities Areas; re-awarding of the dualization of Ring Highway 2(Abak Highway to Udoudoma) to Hensek Built-in Companies stressing that the contract needs to be accomplished inside a yr.
The assertion stated, “HE, the Governor in his opening remarks bemoaned the present financial and safety scenario within the nation. He sued for cooperation, assist and prayers for the Federal Authorities and the nation.
“He charged the Commissioner for Well being to make sure that the Main Healthcare Facilities have been functioning optimally to assist present well being care companies to rural populace.”