Uzo-Uwani community appeals to  Gov Mbah, others to fix  collapsed Igga-Asaba bridge

People of Igga-Asaba  Community of Uzo-Uwani local government area of Enugu state have appealed  to the state government to come to their aid and fix the only bridge( hanging bridge) connecting Igga and Asaba communities,Uzo-Uwani which has collapsed ,with no vehicle going in to  the Community, through the bridge.

In a video shared on social media showing the bad condition of the bridge, the community lamented that the hanging bridge was built during the war and has been in bad condition for years. They lamented the insensitivity of some people who ought to have helped them  in fixing the road, but ignored it . 

The Igga-Asaba hanging bridge

The people said that they cannot access their homes and farmlands with vehicles unless  they go through Anambra state( through Omasi), which is a long journey and stressful.

They appealed to  the state government, the senator representing Enugu North senatorial zone,  Okey Ezea , the House of Representatives member representing Uzo-Uwani/Igbo- Etiti   Federal Constituency, ,Hon. Chijioke Nwodo, the House of Assembly member representing Uzo-Uwani state constituency,  Hon.Chukwuma  Ekwueme,  the local Government Chairman,  Hon. Chukwudi Nnadozie to come to their aid and construct a bridge for them.

Author: Maureen Ikpeama

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