Governor Okowa has abandoned his promise to Ubeji people – community leaders weep

Residents of Ubeji have lambasted Governor Ifeanyi Okowa saying he has failed to fulfil his campaign promise to Ubeji community in Warri South local government area over total abandonment of Ubeji road.

Some of the residents of Ubeji, Mr. Tuoyo Princewill, Temi Gbara, and others while lamenting their pains to our correspondent said Governor Okowa when he came to Warri Wednesday January 10, 2019 to campaign for his second term he assured of completing and commissioning of Ubeji road by March 2019 as part of his development strides in Warri.

They, however, wondered why he has vehemently refused and abandoned completely the huge economic viable access to Warri economy and Delta state at large.

They are also wondering if a popular governor called “Ekwueme’ in his first tenure has decided not to be called so suddenly in his second tenure.

Ubeji is the gate way to several oil and gas depots in Warri South as well as host to NGC, NNPC, PPMC as well as road to Big Warri the traditional aborigine of all Itsekiri nation.

They are appealing to Dr. Okowa to come to their aid by ordering the contractor to come back to site because they are exposed to danger of tankers carrying oil and gas from depots from possible explosion in order to safe lives and properties.

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