Monday 23rd October, 2017
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Ukpor youths protest alleged government neglect

Ukpor youths protest alleged government neglect

Youths in Ukpor in Nnewi South Lo­cal Government Area of Anambra State under the banner of Uk­por Youth Movement (UYM) has protested what it called total ne­glect of the town by the administration of Chief Willie Obiano.

The protest was con­tained in an open letter to the state Governor, Chief Willie Obiano signed by Mazi Okwu Okwu (Convener) and Prince Azuka, Secretary General of the youthful group, a copy of which was made available to The AUTHORITY yes­terday.

“It is with hearts full of grief and dismay that we, Ukpor Youth Move­ment (UYM) write this letter for ourselves and on behalf of the Ukpor community to tell you that Ukpor Town have nothing to show as a community and head­quarters of Local Gov­ernment (Nnewi South), nor any state govern­ment patronage since you came to power in 2014 and with you about concluding first term in office.