*PHALGA PRESS RELEASE*
_29th September 2021_
*EVERY WARD IN PORT HARCOURT CITY LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA MUST ENJOY INFRASTRUCTURAL DIVIDEND BEFORE THE EXPIRATION OF OUR ADMINISTRATION*
~ Hon. Sir Allwell Ihunda JP.
~ Reaffirms his commitment to rid the metropolis of the devastative activities of illegal desile bonkers,street traders and manholes thieves in the Local Government Area.
The Mayor of Port Harcourt City Local Government Area, Sir Allwell Ihunda JP. has reassured citizens of the various wards of benefitting from the infrastructural developments plans of his administration, before his time in office expires.
Sir Allwell Ihunda’s statement was contained in his speech at the commissioning of the remodelled procurement (office) building in the council secretariat, as part of activities marking his first 100days in office.
In his address,Sir Allwell Ihunda chronicled his achievements in different sectors which includes; human capacity development, education, environmental sanitation and infrastructural development.
In a Media parley preceding the commissioning, the Mayor informed that upon assumption of office, he summoned a meeting of Councillors of the various wards of Port Harcourt City and made a request that they collate the needs of their constituents to enable him plan for the execution of the projects.
The Mayor said he is determined to leverage on his electioneering promises for the betterment of his people.
Sir Allwell Ihunda sent a stern warning to racketeers of petroleum products,street traders and illegal mechanics to stop their activities, or will be made to face the full wrath of the law.
Sir Allwell Ihunda said the need for a conducive working environment and more office spaces propelled him to remodel the procurement building,also furnished the offices in the new office complex.
In his remark, the Special Guest of honour, Sir. Sam Soni Ejekwu expressed the confidence of the people of Port Harcourt City in the character and integrity of Sir Allwell Ihunda hence they overwhelmingly voted for him. Ejekwu said as a former Chairman of the LGA, he knows the procurement office building, that it can only take a very committed administration to be able to remodel and equip it to the extent it is today in 100 days.
He appealed to the people to give Sir Allwell the needed support needed to deliver on his mandate.
Earlier, the contractor of the building thanked the Mayor for his uncommon understanding and commitment to ensure the completion of the building at record time; while the Chairman of the 100 days anniversary committee and Secretary to the Local Government Area, Barr. Chile Kay Owuru thanked all those turned out for the programme, assured them of the administration’s commitment to make a difference and put smiles on the faces of the people and bring back Port Harcourt City to its garden City status.
Chief Press Secretary,
Port Harcourt City Local Government Area.