GOVERNOR EMEKA IHEDIOHA INAUGURATES PLANNING COMMITTEE ON MONTHLY CLEAN-UP EXERCISE
Written by darling on July 18, 2019
Imo State Governor EMEKA IHEDIOHA has stated the determination of his administration to make the state the cleanest in the federation.
IHEDIOHA, who spoke at the government house, Owerri, during the inauguration of the Planning, Sensitization and Implementation Committee for the July, 2019 clean-up exercise, said the health of the state’s citizens is threatened by unhealthy environment.
He said that between 2008 and 2011, the state was adjudged the cleanest in the country by the federal ministry of environment, stressing that in the last 8 years, the state had become one of the dirtiest.
The governor also thanked the committee headed by former governor, IKEDI OHAKIM for accepting the responsibility and expressed confidence that OHAKIM will lead the committee with wisdom.