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fnse,fnate governor of Ebonyi state. The present administration under the able leadership of His Excellency, Engr. (Chief) David Nweze Umahi (FNSE, FNATE) has continued on it’s campaign promises to ensure that all parts of the state especially the hinterlands where all agricultural products are massively harnessed are well connected with good roads and modern bridges. The vision of making Ebonyi state the N0.1 economy through modern agricultural practices, industrial revolution, total transformation and human empowerment could only be feasible through extensive road construction, reconstruction and connecting communities to the urban areas where there is already competitive market. The Ministry of Works and Transport whose sole responsibility is to implement the programmes and policies of His Excellency, on road construction, reconstruction, rehabilitation of roads and bridges all over the state has through the constant directive and supervision of His Excellency, and in accordance with the state budget as approved by the Ebonyi State House of Assembly embarked on strict adherence to these policies and programmes. The first two years of this administration witnessed tremendous programmes of rehabilitation of roads and completed over 150km roads within the capital city and over 300km on-going, in the 13 LGA’s while the construction of three major flyovers at 3 different strategic locations in the state capital which one has fully been completed while other two (2) have attained 95% completion. The construction of the three water fountains at Udensi Roundabout, Government House Roundabout and the Abacha Roundabout are completed and greatly enhanced the beauty of the state capital with the healthy adjourning roads. The hinterlands have also received a boast as the 15km roads each promised by His Excellency, Engr. (Chief) David Nweze Umahi, for the 13 LGAs has already commenced and is at different stages of completion, 75% of these roads are on 200mm on concrete which is first of its kind in this nation. The total sum for these projects is above 50 Billion Naira while about 20 Billion Naira has been certified. Most of these roads and bridges are attached herewith.