The Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma, on Wednesday, 1st July, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Julius Berger Nigeria Plc on the reconstruction of Owerri to Orlu and Owerri to Okigwe roads.
Represented by it South East Regional Manager, Mr. Juergen Fischer, at a signing event which took which place at the Sam Mbakwe Exco Chambers, Imo State Government House, Owerri, the Julius Berger Nigeria Plc., promised to deliver like it is known.
“Today, on behalf of the good people and Government of Imo State, we took another bold step towards our commitment to infrastructural renewal by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Julius Berger Nigeria Plc on the reconstruction of Owerri to Orlu and Owerri to Okigwe roads in the State.
“These two roads are major gateways to our neighbouring States, hence this critical infrastructure linking Imo State to our other neighbours will help to improve the economy of the State when completed.
“The choice of Julius Berger Nigeria Plc is predicated on the company’s track records of quality and value for money which is very important to Imo people at a time like this.”
Gov. Uzodinma also assures the people of Imo state that the signed project will be delivered on the stipulated time, thereby urging them to give maximum support for its success from their own end.
“I reassure Imo people that with what is known of Julius Berger Nigeria Plc, the projects would be delivered within a record time and this will indeed, be a partnership that will stand the test of time.
“Furthermore, I appealed to Imo people, especially communities on the right of ways of these projects to give maximum cooperation to the construction company including the much needed support to enable them deliver the projects in record time.”