Akwa Ibom State Government to renovate dilapidated structures at Wellington Bassey Barracks

Akwa Ibom State Governor Udom Emmanuel has again reiterated his determination to the renovation of the dilapidated structures at the Nigeria Army, Wellington Bassey Barracks, Ibagwa.

Speaking during an inspection of structures at the Army Barracks, Governor Emmanuel said his intention is to improve the quality of lives of the pupils and wives of officers using the facilities adding that he was not impressed by the condition of the barracks he saw during his previous visit

The Governor who noted that his administration is impressed with the commitment shown by security agencies in the state and was ready to appreciate them by intervening in their welfare however wondered why an intervention agency decided to publish tenders for bid in the Newspapers, after he announced his intention to renovate the structure.

Government House correspondent Jane Uwa reports that the Governor was accompanied on the visit by some members of the state executive and other key stakeholders.

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