Governor David Umahi has flagged off construction of three roads in the three senatorial zones of the state.
They are 23.7km Hiltop/Agbaja/Nwofe state road in Ebonyi North Senatorial District, 15.5 km Ehamufu/Umuhali/NIGERCEM federal road in Ebonyi Central, and the 23.5 km Okposi/Amarasiri/Uburu federal road in Ebonyi South Senatorial District.
An expatriate company, China Zhungaoi, is handling the Ebonyi north and central districts road projects while Conrok Nigerian Limited is handling that of Ebonyi south.
Governor Umahi who flagged off the construction of the three roads the same day directed that work should start immediately without delay.
He described the flag-off as an act of God needed to boost the well being of the people of the state added that the reason for taking up the task was hinged on the fact that “mark of good leadership is when the people are happy.
“There is no project started by this administration that will be stopped. They have their money. Where our money stopped, they continue with their money and we will pay. It is in the agreement. (Vanguard)