The Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has expressed deep disappointment on the passage of the Director-Common of Infrastructure Concession and Regulatory Fee within the Presidency, Engr. Chidi Izuwah.
Governor Ikpeazu described the demise of Engr Izuwah as a significant loss for the folks of Abia State and recalled the basic interventions made by the deceased in favor of the State in his official capability as Head of one of the necessary parastatals of the Federal Authorities.
This was contained in a launch made out there to DAILY POST, by Onyebuchi Ememanka, Chief Press Secretary to Governor Okezie Ikpeazu, on Thursday.
Based on the discharge, “the current choice of the Nigerian Correctional Providers to arrange a Shoe Manufacturing unit on the Aba Medium Safety Correctional Facility was the end result of a number of months of exhausting work by Engr Izuwah and his workforce on the Fee to enrich the efforts of my administration in that regard. He was a most reliable associate of my administration in a number of different methods.
“Chidi was a first-class skilled whose skilled expertise had been honed at Shell Petroleum for a number of years earlier than his sojourn in public service the place he displayed deep data and unusual patriotism within the discharge of his duties as Director-Common of the Infrastructure Regulation and Concession Fee on the Presidency of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. He was a dedicated and passionate Nigerian however he was a extra dedicated and passionate Abian who took a number of curiosity within the affairs at house. He was at all times prepared to help each time points at house got here up.
“In that regard, Chidi took after his late father, the revered former Everlasting Secretary within the outdated Imo State and Conventional Ruler of Amaitolu Neighborhood, Late Eze Sir A. E. N Izuwah”.
“The Governor recalled that he was consistently in contact with him whereas he was on his sick mattress and ensured that he received each needed assist, and appeared ahead to his full restoration. The information of his demise got here as a impolite shock.
“At 56 years, Chidi was in his prime and on the very high of a superb and illustrious profession. His demise has robbed us of a significant voice in key financial affairs on the nationwide stage. Clearly, now we have misplaced one of many best amongst us”.
Governor Ikpeazu on behalf of his household, the folks and Authorities of Abia State, condoled the Izuwah household, the folks of Ovungwu Historic Kingdom, Isiala Ngwa South LGA, the Infrastructure Regulatory and Concession Fee, pals and associates on the surprising passage of Late Engr. Izuwah.
The State Chief Government Officer, nevertheless, prayed the Almighty God to grant Late Engr. Chidi Izuwah’s soul everlasting relaxation.
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