As the GDI PVC Collection Sensitization train lands Andoni local government area on Monday 22nd, August 2022 ,Chairman of Interparty Advisory Council IPAC Rivers state chapter, Ambassador Desmond Akawor has assured the people of the area that the Ogoni-Andoni unity road project remained a top priority project of the Wike led administration.
Ambassador Akawor who stated this while addressing the people of Andoni during the sensitization program held at State School, Asarama, said though the road is one of the most expensive projects, the present administration is determined to complete it.
While announcing that the contractor would soon move to site, IPAC Chairman who is also the Chairman of PDP in the state appealed for the cooperation of the people of the area so that the project can be completed as planned.
‘”The Ogoni-Andoni Unity road is one of the most expensive projects in Rivers State. The Governor has made commitment that the road must be completed. This is the desire of the Governor of Rivers state. After the construction Andoni will no longer be a riverine community, Andoni will become upland”.
Addressing the people, Governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Amaopusenibo Siminialayi Fubara said he is happy to be in Andoni and to be received by such a large crowd even when he was told that GDI does not exist in the area.
The PDP Standard bearer said the enthusiasm shown by Andoni people has made the job of educating them on PVC collection very easy.
He advised the people to ensure they collect their PVC and also safeguard same.
Amaopusenibo Fubara who said he is an indigene of Andoni, urged them to continue to work together to achieve a stronger GDI
‘I am happy with the level of awareness in our local government area. Iam overwhelmed by what I am Seeing because it has made my job easjer. We are done with registration, what is on now is collection of PVCs. Keep these PVCS safe. Ignore any text message that ask you to come with your PVC for empowerment “.
He commended the leaders of the area, women and youths and the GDI supporters for coming out enmasse for the programme.
The Andoni rally featured dance jiration by the eleven wards in the area and solidarity speeches from stakeholders among them, Chief Davies Ibiamu Ikanya, Dagomie Abiante, Ikuiyi Awayi Ibani and Errastus Awortu, the LGA chairman.