Rural communities in Bayelsa were excited as the Hon. Minister of State, Dr. Heineken Lokpobiri, inspected an on-going road project and commissioned Solar Powered Boreholes and Street Light in Toru-Ebeni, Sagbama Local Government Area of Bayelsa State.
This is to improve the wellbeing of the people in that community. The facilities are ready for use and the road will be opened within the next two weeks.
More so, the Minister was in Akeddei, Okunbiri, Agbere and Odoni, all in Sagbama Local Government Area of Bayelsa State to commission Solar Powered Boreholes and Street Light provided for the communities.
These projects were executed as part of the rural development projects of the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
During the Commissioning, the Minister reiterated the commitment of the current administration not to neglect any part of the country. He encouraged the people of the benefitting communities to protect and maintain those facilities so that they can enjoy it for long.
The paramount rulers together with numerous residents of the communities expressed gratitude to the Federal Government for not forgetting them in the creek and promised to keep such an administration that brings them welfare in office so that they can consolidate on what they have started.