The people of Itumbauzo have endorsed the Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu as their sole candidate for 2023 Abia North senatorial district election.
The community also commended Kalu for being a promise keeper
by fulfilling the majority of his pledges made to community during the 2019 general elections.
Speaking on behalf of the community during a town hall meeting with Senator Kalu, President General of Itumbauzo Development Union, Mr. Iseh Daniel expressed gratitude to Senator Kalu with regards to ongoing construction of the “Itumbauzo – Ntalakwu” road linking them to Akwa Ibom. According to Iseh the road is in fulfilment of the promise Kalu made to the community during the 2019 General elections.
“We all gathered here to thank you for the construction of Itumbauzo Ntalakwu Road which you promised in 2019, today work has commenced on the road, this shows that you’re a promise keeper just like you were as Governor of this state”, Iseh expressed.
Earlier, Kalu reminded the gathering that his election to the Senate afforded him the opportunity to continue the construction of the Ntalakwu road which was abandoned since he left as governor.