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State government says, with the amount of resources and investments already channeled towards the agricultural sector, massive interest in other critical sectors should be expected this second term.

Governor Willie Obiano was speaking while playing host to management members of the Niger Delta Power Holding Company Limited at the Government House, Awka.
Governor Obiano who spoke through the Deputy Governor, Dr Nkem Okeke revealed the vested interest of its administration in the development of the power sector, pointing out that power has been the bane of development in the Country, which he said informs the reason for the setting up of the Niger Delta Power Holding Company, to address those numerous challenges and issues.
Governor Obiano who expressed understanding on lack of adequate funds to service critical sectors all over the country, called the attention of the agency to different uncompleted projects in the State.
While calling for more projects in the region to complement the ongoing industrialization of some areas, including Nnewi, the Governor who is a member of the Agency's Board, representing the South East, expressed optimism that a substation would be sited in Nnewi which is one of the industrial base of the State and the South East region.
The Managing Director of the Niger Delta Power Holding Company Limited, Mr. Chiedu Ugbo who led the delegation, said that the visit was to brief Governor Obiano who represents the South East region on the Board, on the activities of the agency and explained that the project was set up with funds from the excess crude account and jointly owned by the Federal, state and local governments.
Mr. Ugbo further stated that apart from power generation, the agency has also been charged to ensure transmission, noting that one of the major transmission stations of the agency is situated at Ihiala with a feeder line towards Nnewi and hopefully, other parts of the State, to boost power, especially in the Industrial hubs.
He also told the Governor that since inception of its present management, the Agency has completed about thirty projects,assuing that one of their major transmission stations in Awka will be completed this year.
The General Manager, Procurement, Mrs Nkechi Mba while describing Anambra as a forward thinking State, expressed optimism that it would lend its strong voice on the Board on the need for additional funding, which according to her, will make a lot of difference in the discharge of their duties.
The Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC), a government agency which generates and distributes electricity through open and combined cycle gas turbine plants, has the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo as the Chairman of its Board.

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