The Speaker, Abia State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Chikwendu Kalu has reiterated the need for elected officers both in the state and nation to give back to their constituents
He made this remark when Stakeholders in Isiala Ngwa South visited his home in Umuala, Ngwaobi Autonomous community in Isiala Ngwa South.
He opined that there is nothing any elected officer does for his constituents that is a waste, adding that without the people, no politician is worth his salt.
Meanwhile, Rt. Hon. Chikwendu will from today, 7th August 2017 embark on a 5 day tour of all the 10 wards in Isiala Ngwa South LGA and will donate 50 bags of fertilizers to each Ward starting from OKPORO AHABA Ward 10.
The Speaker said he is touched by the sufferings farmers go through with the high cost of fertilizers and the general cost of living thus the need to contribute his quota in alleviating their pains by procuring over 700 bags of fertilizers.
The remaining 200 bags would be distributed amongst Farmers’ Co-operative Societies within Isiala Ngwa South LGA.
In a statement by Okey Chikwenedu, Chief Press Secretary to the speaker, Rt. Hon. Kalu further pledged his total commitment to transforming Isiala Ngwa South by complimenting the efforts of the governor and urged the people of Isiala Ngwa South to continue supporting Dr. Victor Okezie Ikpeazu.