Aggressive developmental strides of Engr Dave Umahi within few months

His Excellency Engr. Chief David Umahi Nweze took over the leadership of Ebonyi state on the 29th May, 2015. In his inaugural speech, he promised as follows: good motorable roads to replace the dilapidated ones, steady power supply, portable water supply, agricultural improvement, youth empowerment, good education and better condition of living.

As you are aware, his Excellency is remarkably accommodating and humble to the youths, fathers and mothers in the state from the beginning of his administration till date.


Within a space of five months in office, his Excellency in the face of dwindling economy has completed th under listed internal roads, to make Ebonyi state a capital of our dream. They are:

  1. Nkaliki Road
  2. Hausa Quarters
  3. Ogoja Road to Onuebonyi
  4. Gunning Road/meat Market
  5. Hosanna Street/Hosanna Motor Park
  6. Jos street
  7. New park
  8. Old park
  9. Presco Sec. School - Nnorom Street
  10. Echiagu street – Dominion city church
  11. Ezza Road
  12. Udensi street
  13. Water works road
  14. Vanco – Union bank round about
  15. Quarry – Bencol Road
  16. With concrete mixture parched all the hither to unmotorable street roads in Abakaliki capital city.



Of a truth, some people lack the courage to locate the problems of our state capital but His Excellency Engr. (Chief) David Umahi Nweze courageously did by embarking on

  1. Construction of three flyovers to ease traffic flow in the state capital within:
  2. Akanu - Ibiam Round about
  3. Presco Junction
  4. International market
  5. Front gate of the permanent site of Ebonyi site of Ebonyi state University (EBSU)
  6. Construction of 15 Kilometers of road in each of the 13 local government areas of the state Hill – Top – Agbaja Nwofe Road
  7. Hilltop – Agbaja Nwofe Road
  8. Seven other internal roads within the capital city.
  9. Award of contracts for rehabilitation of three federal roads in Ebonyi state
  10. Purchase of earth moving machines for road construction


To celebrate yet another milestone achievement in the development history of Ebonyi State, Ebonyians have witnessed the commissioning of completed street light projects y His Excellency Chief ENgr. David Umahi Nweze in the following streets and roads:

  1. New market road
  2. Afikpo road
  3. Onwe Road
  4. Gunning Road
  5. Nkaliki Road
  6. Waterworks Road
  7. Works Road – Prison
  8. Hatchery Road
  9. FETHA 1 & FETHA 2 Road respectively.
  10. Hilltop street
  11. Udemezue street
  12. Udensi street
  13. Ziks Avenue
  14. Uga street
  15. Police Headquarters
  16. Nwafor Forest to Onuebonyi
  17. Echiagu street – Dominion city church


Within his five months In office, the governor has successfully reticulated water to some major streets and institutions in Abakaliki metropolis. Areas that have so far benefited from this water reticulation of the present administration includes: Udemezue, water works road, Ogoja road, CAS Campus of Ebonyi State University, Permanent site of Ebonyi state University, School of health science, PRESCO, Abakaliki, Federal University, Ndufu Alike Ikwo, among others. Work is on going to reticulate water to all nooks and crannies of abakaliki and other parts of the state.




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