By Ejike Abana (ABS Government House Correspondent)
Anambra State Governor-Elect, Professor Chukwuma Soludo, today, 10th March, 2022, presented the Vision 2070 Report to the Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano.
Recall that on the 20th of November, 2019, Governor Obiano set up the committee, headed by the Governor-Elect, Soludo.
The report was presented during the Valedictory Session of Anambra State Executive Council Meeting, held at the International Convention Center, Awka.
Presenting the report, Professor Soludo who thanked the Governor and members of exco for serving Anambra State greatly, described the Convention Center as a peculiar and outstanding project, congratulating members of exco for their contribution as the results are evident which portrays alot about the destination of the state.
While stating that it is a continuing administration, Professor Soludo thanked the Governor for his overwhelming support during the election, saying that they need everybody’s support to support.
He said that the report is complete document, though it is a work in progress because there are aspects that need to be added.
While stating that what makes the document outstanding is ownership because it is an Anambra plan rather than a government plan, having made extensive consultations, Professor Soludo thanked the members both constituted and co-opted, stressing that they all worked pro-bono.
He assured that the implementation will begin with the next administration.
Accepting and adopting the report, Governor Obiano pointed out that it took 30 months to be delivered as part of the delay was the COVID-19 pandemic, noting that he followed through the process
He said that the report is a stepping stone for successive administrations in the state , expressing happiness that his administration was able to achieve the report.
Governor Obiano who reassured that the transition will be seamless, Governor Obiano emphasized that they will ensure that the incoming administration will not experience any challenge.
The Deputy Governor-Elect, Dr. Onyekachukwu Ibezim was also present at the presentation ceremony.