The administration of Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State announced that over 60 projects aimed at improving health care services in the rural areas under the state government and Millennium Development Goals (MDG) partnership have been completed. Okorocha spoke as part of resolution at the end of a meeting with MDG project coordinator in Imo State, Mrs. Nma Nzeribe.
Okorocha said the project under the MDG include primary health centres, emergency flood shelter buildings and community health centres, adding that they would be equipped in line with global standard.
He said the projects would be handed over to the various communities through the Community Government Council (CGC). he stressed that local communities would take active participation in the affairs that concerns them.
Okorocha aslo urged contractors handling some of these projects to expedite action to ensure completion of the project within the scheduled timeframe. He maintained that the present administration was determined to pursue all projects designed to improve the lives of the people especially at the grass root, and advised benefitting communities to guard the projects in their domain with care in their overall interest, and report to government any deviation.