The Imo State Government, in keeping to her promises on reconstruction, rehabilitation and recovery agenda has graciously given a new face to the under-listed roads within and outside the state capital.
These roads were given critical attention due to their importance to the people of the state.
The roads include,
1) Links road
2) Pius Nwoga road
3) Hospital Junction Umuguma–High Court road.
4) Bank road
5) Emmanuel College– Pastoral Center.
6) Police quarters road.
7) Concorde Boulevard
8) Nekede Umuoma Bridge, Nekede old road.
9) Grading of Ezekiel Izuogu road.
10) Prof. Ndubuizu road, Ideato LGA
11) Amakohia Flyover–Bishop’s Court RoundAbout.
12) Commissioner’s quarters road
13) Eberelinks– End of new Government House road.
14) Onitsha road–Amakohia road (DSS Road)
15) Okigwe road–Orlu road (Works roads by Bala Suya)
16) Welthderal road.
17) Cherubim Junction—Owerri Club
18) Ahiajoku road —-PH road.
This is in furtherance to the commitments and desire of His Excellency, Distinguished Sen. Hope Uzodinma in changing the narratives on the state of Imo roads in line with the 3R Agenda of his administration.
It is instructive to note that these roads were given remedial attention under the operation zero pot-hole policy of the Imo State Ministry of Works.
In the execution of these road projects, the State Commissioner for Works Ralph Nwosu has painstakingly remained consistent and focused in supervising and monitoring the ongoing rehabilitation and reconstruction of roads in the state on weekly basis.
These project sites aside the Commissioner’s constant inspection have Resident engineers(RE) and assistant resident engineer (ARE) attached to them to ensure compliance on Bill of engineering measurements and evaluation (BEME) as well as not to allow contractors to compromise standards in rendering their services to the people of Imo State.
Similarly, the works Commissioner, Ralph Nwosu today paid an unscheduled inspection visit to Emmanuel college/Aba road that’s currently receiving asphalt laying (binder course), Chukwuma Nwaoha road and the balloon technology drainage site.
The Works Commissioner on inspection of these sites called on the contractors to ensure that they deliver the projects within the record time adding that the His Excellency Distinguished Sen.Hope Uzodinma is desirous of redefining the state of Imo roads network with a view of putting Imo State in the forefront of economic growth among the comity of States, he added.