The Senator representing the people of Abia Central Senatorial District, Senator T. A. Orji, has commissioned a 12 classroom block at Okwuta Ibeku, Umuahia North LGA and another 12 classrooms block at Ikem Nvosi, Isiala Ngwa South LGA.
Speaking while commissioning the projects, the former Governor stated that as a lover of education it will be wrong if he fails to invest in education as that is the best gift one can give to the society and the essence of initiating the Annual Scholarship Scheme that has been on for 5 years now.
He reassured the people of Abia Central that he will continue to do more to attract more dividends of democracy to the senatorial district, and thank the people for their support for the administration of Governor Okezie Ikpeazu and admonished them to keep praying for him and the state government.
Earlier speaking, the president general, Okwuta development union, Mr. Chijioke Onukwube and the headmistress of the school, Mrs. Nnennaya C. Okereke among others, on behalf of the people and pupils of Okwuta Ibeku expressed joy over the magnanimity of Senator T. A. Orji who they described as a great achiever, a promise keeper and an exponent of quality at it’s best, they prayed God to continue to bless him.
Also speaking at Ikem Nvosi, Isiala Ngwa South LGA, the member representing Isiala Ngwa South/North Federal Constituency, Rt. Hon. Darlington Nwokocha and the honourable Commissioner for Local government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Chief Sir Gabriel Onyendilefu poured out their endless accolades on the Distinguished Senator for what they described as first of it’s kind, they described him as an exceptional Leader who has written his name in the sand of time.
The events also attracted the presence of the Executive Chairman of Umuahia North LGA, Hon. Njikonye Joseph Ugochukwu, his Isiala Ngwa South counterpart, Chief Ikechukwu Anyataonwu, the immediate past T. C. Chairman of Umuahia North LGA, Sir Lucky Akabuike, the immediate past Deputy T. C. Chairman of Isiala Ngwa South, Prince Paul Okpanku, the managing Director of Okey Technical, Deacon Okey Onyemauwa, the Chief Liaison Officer to the Senator, Chief Ifeanyi Umere among others.
Highlights of the events was presentation of gifts to the Senator and cultural display.