Group draws attention of govt. to dilapidated bridge in Orsu

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By Comrade Chukwuma Nze:

The National Coordinator/CEO, Afri-Health Optonet Association, -a CSOs network and think-tank for Health, Community and Development Systems Strengthening, Dr. Uzo Adirieje, has called on the Federal, Imo State and Orsu, Local Government to the collapsed  bridge at Urasi river, Amaruru, in Orsu, LGA, of Imo state, that has has affected movement and the economy of the locals who are mostly farmers.

Dr. Adirieje, who also doubles as the Ugwumba I, Ahaejiejemba of Amaruru and Ebenasaa Ozuomee, made this known recently  in statement made available to journalists in Owerri, the Imo state capital.
He called on the Transition Committee, TC, Chairman, Orsu LGA, the Hon. Members in Imo State House of Assembly, House of Representatives, and Advisers to Governor Okorocha, to visit Amaruru to save lives and livelihoods by constructing a concrete bridge over the Urasi River, in place of the collapsed bridge to has reached its elastic limit and bowed to pressure.

He said a truck carrying cement caused the collapse and sank into the Urasi river and must have deposited toxic properties into the water which serves, a source of water for domestic uses to the community and neighbouring communities.

According to him this is an appeal for responsive representation, urging those involved not to ignore the plights of the people but act now to bridge this obvious gap.

Another also in Amaruru

Group draws attention of govt. to dilapidated bridge in Amaruru

A community leader in Imo State, the Founder, President of Dr. Uzo Adirieje Foundation, DUZAFOUND, Dr. Uzo Adirieje, has called on the Federal, Imo State and Orsu, Local Government to the collapsed  bridge at Urasi river, Amaruru, in Orsu, LGA, of Imo state, that has affected movement and the economy of the locals who are mostly farmers.

Dr. Adirieje, who also doubles as the Ugwumba I, Ahaejiejemba of Amaruru and Ebenasaa Ozuomee, made this known recently  in statement made available to journalists in Owerri, the Imo state capital.

He called on the Transition Committee, TC, Chairman, Orsu LGA, the Hon. Members in Imo State House of Assembly, House of Representatives, and Advisers to Governor Okorocha, to visit Amaruru to save lives and livelihoods by constructing a concrete bridge over the Urasi River, in place of the collapsed bridge to has reached its elastic limit and bowed to pressure.

He said a truck carrying cement caused the collapse and sank into the Urasi river and must have deposited toxic properties into the water which serves, a source of water for domestic uses to the community and neighbouring communities.

According to him this is an appeal for responsive representation, urging those involved not to ignore the plights of the people but act now to bridge this obvious gap.

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