Ugwuanyi At 58: Celebrating The Passion, Achievements Of A Peaceful Leader
By Louis Amoke
The agreement that he is a man of harmony and a God dreading pioneer is developing past creative mind. The decision that he is modest, mindful, generous and empathetic about the humble, discouraged and the less advantaged in the general public is undeniable.
The underwriting of his visionary way to deal with administration and exceptional accomplishments in office with restricted assets available to him despite gigantic difficulties in the nation stays overpowering. His prevalence no matter how you look at it continues to grow continuously. His political intelligence, acknowledgment and obliging soul are by all actions enchanting.
His sheer assurance in finding some kind of harmony to close the wide hole existing between the metropolitan and provincial occupants as far as appropriation of majority rule profits is uncommon in the chronicles of Enugu State.
Accomplishing 58 years old on Sunday (today), March 20, His Excellency, the Governor of Enugu State, Rt. Hon. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, affectionately known as ‘Gburugburu’, has demonstrated for certain that these striking qualities, broadly recognized by his friends and then some, are inbuilt and his superb authentic properties are not effectively found among his peers.
In one of his statements, the Spiritual Director of Adoration Ministry Enugu Nigeria (AMEN), Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka portrayed Gov. Ugwuanyi as an intriguing, serene and God-dreading pioneer who has kept on driving the state with remarkable enthusiasm, energy and modesty even after his re-appointment in office, focusing on that “Enugu has never had a generous pioneer like Ugwuanyi”.
Likewise in his new decision, Rev. Fr. Mbaka expressed that Gov. Ugwuanyi stays the most tranquil lead representative in Nigeria, adding that the lead representative is a dad to all and a cordial lead representative who can’t manage without wiping the slate clean.
The Spiritual Director focused on that Gov. Ugwuanyi’s “name ought to be harmony”, keeping up with that harmony is in the lead representative’s inclination and “harmony is in his respectability”.
Presenting the ‘Most Peaceful Governor in Nigeria’ grant on Gov. Ugwuanyi as of late, the National President of the Messengers of Peace Foundation, Dr. Sulaiman Adejoh, made sense of that the honor was in acknowledgment of the lead representative’s energy, relentlessness and untiring endeavors at guaranteeing that “there is smoothness in Enugu State and Nigeria likewise”.
As per Dr. Adejoh, “We have observed these endeavors since it isn’t standard. It takes someone that has something higher up and a man of harmony to have the option to utilize every one of the associations including God to bury the hatchet in his state.
“Also, by the power given to you as the serving Governor of Enugu State, you have utilized your undeniable capacity to ensure that there is relative serenity”.
Harmony no question is costly to keep up with as far as money, penance and self control however ensures security, quick turn of events and development. Gov. Ugwuanyi’s straightforwardness, open-entryway strategy, resilience, inclination for harmony and direct contact with everybody, regardless of class or status, are articulate declarations to his modern foundation and outrageous obligation to the advancement of Enugu State and prosperity of the inhabitants.
Filling in as a lead representative when the economy of the nation is confronting extreme difficulties with lean assets to take care of the necessities of individuals, combined with the issues of frailty and general wellbeing (COVID-19), which involved the significant pieces of 2020 and 2021, Gov. Ugwuanyi who shared Enugu State with the Hands of God, has guaranteed a serene, secure, comprehensive and quickly creating state.
This is regardless of the way that Ugwuanyi is quick to oversee Enugu State under such cruel monetary, security and general wellbeing challenges in the country. Thusly, he is the main legislative head of Enugu State to observe two financial downturns in six years of his organization, the new #EndSARS fights and a pandemic (COVID-19) that carried a significant difficulty to the whole world as far as development and advancement.
Additionally, Ugwuanyi is likewise the principal legislative head of Enugu State whose ideological group (PDP) isn’t in charge at the public level with every one of the related weaknesses as far as extraordinary honors that help conditions of the decision party to accomplish administration advancement when it makes the biggest difference.
Keeping confidence with his driving standards of settling in harmony and great administration and tending to the hydra-headed awkwardness between the metropolitan and provincial people, Gov. Ugwuanyi has given quality administration and opened up the provincial regions with gigantic infrastructural improvement and other essential conveniences in a way that has charmed him to the occupants.
The lead representative’s exceptional interest in taking majority rules system profits to the doorsteps of the country inhabitants of Enugu State, the long ignored, to provide them with a feeling of having a place is novel in the state’s set of experiences and a characteristic of heart.
This was clearly the significant explanation individuals of Enugu State predominantly reappointed him in 2019 with uncommon 95.54 percent of the votes cast. The avalanche triumph was really the most noteworthy in the country’s appointive history.
Disregarding the country’s unpleasant monetary real factors and other various difficulties, Enugu under Ugwuanyi’s supervision is in the rundown of few expresses that pay N30,000 new the lowest pay permitted by law to their laborers with the considerable change, with next to no type of antipathy.
His organization takes care of around 700km of metropolitan and rustic streets generally amassed in the country regions. The primary flyover scaffold to be developed by Enugu State government is approaching culmination at Nike Lake Road T-intersection, Enugu, graciousness of Gov. Ugwuanyi.
The ultra current 5,000-seat limit Township Stadium, Nsukka, pointed toward advancing and empowering grassroots games improvement and youth strengthening, is at the last phase of finish following the effective establishment of AstroTurf, Tartan Tracks, Seats, and flood-light stands, as well as asphalt works. It is satisfying to take note of that the development of a comparative befitting Township Stadium in Oji River Local Government Area was caught in the 2022 spending plan.
Profoundly worried about the prosperity of the provincial inhabitants, Gov. Ugwuanyi has remodeled District Hospitals and developed medical care offices, for example, Type 3 Healthcare Centers, Cottage Hospitals with Isolation Wings and an Amenity Hospital (continuous) in the country regions to give satisfactory and reasonable medical services administrations to individuals.
Other than the continuous huge development works at the super durable site of Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT) Teaching Hospital and College of Medicine, Igbo-Eno, a multi-billion naira project, Gov. Ugwuanyi’s organization restored the previous Colliery Hospital Enugu, with the development of new constructions, and changed it to Enugu State Infectious Disease Hospital, for seclusion and treatment of patients with irresistible sicknesses.
In Education, Gov. Ugwuanyi’s organization has enlisted 5,030 elementary teachers under the Enugu State Universal Basic Education Board (ENSUBEB) and more than 2,000 auxiliary teachers under the Post Primary Schools Management Board (PPSMB). His organization has developed, redesigned and prepared 1,255 homeroom blocks and other school projects under ENSUBEB, and acquired and dispersed north of 50,000 study hall furniture and other learning instruments for elementary younger students and their instructors.
Under the PPSMB, Gov. Ugwuanyi’s organization has up to this point provided and introduced PCs in 209 optional schools and science hardware in 294 auxiliary schools; developed and revamped homeroom squares, workplaces and lodgings, among others.
The story is something similar in the state possessed tertiary establishments. For example, the Institute of Management and Technology (IMT) Enugu which is currently a degree-granting Institute politeness of Gov. Ugwuanyi’s organization has seen huge infrastructural change through development of various milestone projects.
These tasks remember square of 15 super present day homerooms for two suspended floors with seating limit of 1,224 understudies; square of super current workplaces for Registry Division (Exams and Records) with convenience for at least 75 staff; square of completely outfitted super current Academic Staff Office complex including 60 workplaces with radio office; and a top notch Medical Center with all fundamental appurtenances for arrangement of value clinical benefits to staff and understudies of IMT Enugu.
During their introduction as of late, Gov. Ugwuanyi revealed that the mediation became basic to give the required infrastructural change in IMT, Enugu, as well as save the Institute from complete breakdown and full withdrawal of its license. It was just conceivable under Gov. Ugwuanyi’s watch for IMT, Enugu to hold its first assembly, following 11 years.
In security, Gov. Ugwuanyi as a security cognizant and harmony cherishing pioneer has made immense ventures to keep Enugu State free from any danger as well as keep up with its advantageous status as one of the most serene states in Nigeria. All the security offices have kept on liking the lead representative for his exceptional help and participation.
The Enugu State Judiciary has similarly seen remarkable infrastructural mediations in its set of experiences with various milestone ventures, for example, the structure and preparing of 24 Magistrate Courts (16 of which are shiny new); enormous redesign of the State Judiciary Headquarters complex, Enugu; development of the primary Enugu State Customary Court of Appeal Headquarter complex in Enugu; and the development of 34 fresh out of the plastic new model Customary Courts (two for each neighborhood government) across the 17 nearby government region of the state at the same time, to provide them with another rent of life and pertinence in accordance with worldwide accepted procedures for productive and successful regulation of equity in the rustic regions and then some.