Emmanuel Ugwu in Umuahia
It has emerged that the federal government triggered RUGA alarm in Abia State when it was discovered that a trailer park planned for Arungwa in Osisioma local government was ‘unusual’.
The trailer park was designed to include police post, hospital, bank, hotel and school hence people started suspecting that it was a RUGA project in disguise.
The traditional ruler of Umuobasi, Professor Sunday Owualah made this known in a statement he issued to debunk “the false accusation” by Abia State Government that he had engaged in “malicious insinuation” that land had been designated for RUGA project in the state.
Abia government had on July 17, 2019 alleged through the attorney general and commissioner for justice, Uche Ihediwa that Eze Owualah was crying wolf over RUGA and issued a seven-day ultimatum to apologise to the state government or face legal action.
But the embattled royal father whose domain is…
Source: Thisday Newspaper