Taxi drivers, Keke Riders, road side merchants that ply their trade and use the routes of the newly constructed roads in Imo state has heaped praises of thanks and encomium on Governor Hope Uzodinma for remembering them.
After weeks of tension in the state following the unknown gunmen issue that embroiled the cities and citizens of Imo in pensive moods, things are taking a turn to normal as IMO people in the capital city of Owerri are wearing a new smile on their faces following the spate of roads that the Governor Senator Hope Uzodinma has constructed to ease the movement of people.
In recent times places like Chukwuma Nwoha, Relief Market Road, Dick Tiger axis has been dilapidated to the extent that residents of the area go through a lot of difficulties to access their homes.
Transportation fares also went high because of the damage the KEKE Tricycle and taxis expose their vehicles to when plying such routes.
Senator Hope Uzodinma has made the roads in IMO his priority at this time and the people of IMO are happy for the high-quality facelift with modern machinery and techniques that he has adopted in ensuring that potholes and floods are never seen on their roads again.
” for a period of time, we have been suffering on this road we are so happy for the road, the road is very excellent, everyone around here is thankful to the Governor for making the road accessible so that the poor man can move around” Mr. Kevin Obike Chairman of Keke Riders Relief Market road commented.
“This road now is motor able unlike before that it was dilapidated, and that is the truth, we are grateful to the governor for the quality of the roads he has made available to the public, now we move smoothly on this roads, without going through pot holes, which is good for our tricycle and our health as well’’ said Herbert Okwuezi another tricycle rider