Group happy over work progress on East-West road


East-West road
East-West Road in the Niger Delta region…begging for reconstruction

A Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) based in Port Harcourt, Rivers, Citizens Quest, has expressed satisfaction with the progress of work on East-West Road linking the Niger Delta states.

The Group’s Deputy National Publicity Secretary, Mr Chigozie Okere in a statement on Wednesday in Port Harcourt said the organisation was impressed with the quality and pace of work on the road.

He lauded President Muhammadu Buhari and Sen. Godswill Akpabio, Minister of Niger Delta Affairs for a job well done.

Okere, while commending the Federal Government for responding to its demands to complete the all-important East-West Road, appealed for more funding.

He said that proper funding would ensure that there were no longer future impediments until the road was completed at the timeline set by President Buhari during the 2020 Democracy Day celebration.

“It is also our expectation that Sen. Akpabio is given the…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper