In appreciation of three Constituency Projects in the Education Sector and Community Development, Abonnema residents have commended the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike and the Deputy Majority Whip of the State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Major Jack for strategically investing in their welfare.
The residents who turned out en-masse to celebrate the Commissioning of Community Secondary School, Obonoma,
Jack Memorial Hall in Jack’s Compound
and Ideriah Briggs Memorial Hall, Abonnema in Akuku-Toru Constituency 1 on Tuesday, expressed happiness that their Lawmaker is working with the Rivers State Governor to attract development to the area.
According to them, the execution of the three Constituency Projects nominated by Rt Hon Major Jack and executed by the Rivers State Ministry of Works was a confirmation of the synergy that exists between the Rivers State Governor and the Rivers State House of Assembly for the development of all constituencies .
Deputy Majority Whip, Rivers State House of Assembly , Major Jack thanked the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike for his outstanding commitment to the development of all Constituencies of the state through the funding of Constituency Projects.
He said: “I thank the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike who has always created the platform for me to reach out to my people.
“Let me on this note thank him and assure him that I will never fail him in the course of my mandate.”
He commended his colleagues for honouring him with their presence. He thanked the leaders of the PDP in the area for their support.
He thanked his constituents for their support and votes over the years.
He said that the investment in the education sector is aimed at developing the future generation with the right training to be self reliant.
Secretary to the Rivers State Government, Dr Tammy Danagogo expressed happiness with the Constituency Projects executed by the Deputy Majority Whip of the Rivers State House of Assembly.
He said: “I came here to see what Rt Hon Major Jack is doing as one of his constituents. I must say that I am deeply impressed.
“What he is doing exemplifies the New Rivers Vision for which our Governor stands for. I must add even the Governor is highly impressed.”
Deputy Speaker, Rivers State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Ehie Edison said that
Rt Hon. Major Jack has shown commitment, first to his constituents, Akuku-Toru State Constituency 1, to always deliver projects and quality representation.
He thanked the community for voting for Rt Hon Major Jack on two separate occasions, noting that the lawmaker has lived up to the expectations of his constituents.
“Rt Hon Major Jack and other members of the Rivers State House of Assembly should continue in this spirit to support our governor’s efforts in projects delivery in the State”, he said.
Chairman, Greater Port Harcourt City Development Authority, Chief Ferdinand Alabraba said that the three projects were designed for the benefit of the constituents of Akuku-Toru Constituency 1.
He said: “There are misconceptions about Constituency Projects. But the truth is that Constituency projects are nearer to the people.
“These are direct requests of the constituents. The constituents get these project . We are fortunate that in Rivers State, the constituents benefit from these projects.”
He commended the Rivers State Governor for providing funds for the development of Constituency Projects. He also thanked the Lawmakers for judiciously using the funds.
He said all the constituents are happy with the performance of Rt Hon Major Jack as a representative of Akuku-Toru State Constituency 1
Chairman of Akuku-Toru Local Government Area, Rowland Sekibo said that the essence of democracy is service delivery. He noted that Rt Hon Major Jack has demonstrated love for the people in Akuku-Toru State Constituency 1.
He said that with the sustained projects delivery, the people will continue to reciprocate with votes during elections.