The Commissioner for Information and State Orientation Barr. Uchenna Orji has declared the readiness of the ministry to ensure that success is achieved while carrying out the programmes of His Excellency Engr. David Umahi’s Administration.
Uchenna Orji while addressing the Social Mobilization Technical Committee (SOMTEC) in collaboration with UNICEF during an advocacy visit said that His Excellency Engr. David Umahi has done a lot for the people of the state, in terms of Education, Health and Infrastructure, stating that the Government through the office of Her Excellency Chief Mrs. Racheal Ogonnaya Umahi through her Pet Project Family Succour and Upliftment has empowered women and children.
He pointed that the Administration of Engr. Umahi has reduced school drop out in the state and has been working assiduously to wipe out cultism and drug abuse in the state.
The Commissioner appreciated the committee and promised that the ministry would continue to support in the programme to make sure that the dreams and prospects of His Excellency is actualized.
In their separate reactions, the SOMTEC Programme Officer Mrs. Chinenye Azu-Udu, Hon. Mrs. Margret Nworie of Child Protection Network, Abigail Ihekwumere of NTA and Benson Agwu of Environmental Health FETHA said that the SOMTEC team comprised different Ministries, Agencies and parastatals that are professionally inclined that work together to impact on Ebonyians, the knowledge to live a Healthy life through Sensitization, Advocacy and Outreaches to hinterlands educating the people the importance of Essentials of Family Practices (EFP).
In her remarks Barr. Mrs. Chidiebere Etu-Odo thanked the Hon. Commissioner and Ebonyi State Government for all the good works they have been doing and promised that Social Mobilization technical Committee (SOMTEC) will not fail the State.