Ihedioha vows to make Imo cleanest state


Gov Emeka Ihedioha of Imo State

By Ugonne Uzoma

Imo Governor, Emeka Ihedioha says his administration will sustain policies and programmes aim at making the state the cleanest and healthiest in the country.

Ihedioha who made the promise while leading sanitation exercise in Owerri on Saturday, urged residents of the state to sustain their commitment to the monthly event.

A statement issued on the exercise by the Governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Mr Chibuike Onyeukwu, was made available to the News Agency of Nigeria, (NAN) in Owerri.

The governor who stressed the health benefits of a clean environment noted that it could attract investors into the state.

While commending the residents for participating in the exercise he urged them to sustain “the renewed spirit of keeping their environment clean’’

The governor also commended the Ikedi Ohakim led Sanitation Committee for a “job well done’’ and assured that the exercise would continue to receive the necessary support…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria