Economic Summit: South-East has the worst road infrastructure – Nwodo


Enugu – The Deputy Senate President, Sen. Ike Ekweremadu, on Saturday commended the South-East Governors for their synergy in organising the economic summit to brainstorm on how to move the region forward.

Nnia Nwodo, President-General of Ohanaeze

Ekweremadu gave the commendation at the maiden South-East Economic summit with the theme: ‘Repositioning South-East for Rapid Economic Development’, in Enugu.

The three-day summit was organised by the South-East Governor Forum in conjunction with Department For International Development (DFID), Nigeria.

He urged the summit to address the issue of power and other issues that would accelerate rapid economic development of the region.

The deputy senate president expressed regrets that there was no legislative backing to compel implementation of the resolutions reached by various regional economic summits held in the…

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