Imo state is among the many 36 States in Nigeria and it’s the South East area in Nigeria. Owerri is its capital and among the many Largest city within the state.
Imo State occupies the realm between the decrease River Niger and the higher and center which is Imo River. The state is include 27 Native Authorities areas. The areas are Aboh Mbaise, Ahiazu Mbaise, Ehime Mbano, Ezinihitte Mbaise, Ideato North, Ideato South, Ihitte Uboma, Ikeduru, Isiala Mbaise, Isu, Mbaitoli, Ngor Okpala, Njaba, Nkwerre, Nwangele, Obowo, Oguta, Ohaji Egbema, Okigwe, Onuimo, Orlu, Orsu, Oru East, Oru West, Owerri Municipal, Owerri North and Owerri West.
In Imo State, many roads in Imo State are affected by Potholes (Massive tough holes within the floor of a highway that’s fashioned bytra …. and susceptible (One thing that’s so unhealthy) to flood as a consequence of lack of correct drainage system settle for Ihitte/Uboma Native Authorities Space Secretariat which is located alongside the highway. Residents in Imo State Nigeria lacks items roads of their rural areas which have affected Agricultural System, Industries and personal companies which may be very improper.
Even the state capital that’s presupposed to be excluded are the worst space one may point out, the drivers within the state capital have resorted to climbing of inexperienced and highway verges, Flowers and expensive grasses meant to beautify the affected areas looking for higher entry to their respective locations.
Throughout the State Capital roads resulting in Port Harcourt and World Financial institution from management Submit/Assumpta Roundabout has now grow to be a dying lure to residents of the State. One can simply confirm the causes of Dangerous roads in Imo State.
CAUSES OF BAD ROADS IN IMO STATE
- BAD GOVERNMENT: Imo State within the early ’70s has not skilled poor roads within the historical past like now which have affected financial hardship or lack of income. Even some years in the past like 2008, Imo State has extensively acclaimed the ……states capital in Nigeria, every highway, via principally one or two lanes got the very best upkeep, however all these awards within the state are not there; Why? As a result of the earlier unhealthy administration has routinely jeopardized and doesn’t worth the lives of the residents. All of them engaged in looting the State funds alone along with their complete households and left the lives of the complete residents in danger. They don’t care about what folks will say or the unhealthy names that might be given to them as a result of they imagine that they’re the god of their very own. God forbid unhealthy factor. I imagine that the state is the federal government of the folks, for the folks and by the folks not for just one individual and his/her complete generations.
- CARELESSNESS OF THE PUBLIC DRIVERS: Public drivers within the state additionally contributed to poor or unhealthy roads within the state due to their reckless driving. A number of the public drivers are the reason for the accident and unhealthy roads to the state as a consequence of illiteracy, poor information of roads indicators and laws, well being downside and extreme of medicine like cocaine, Indian hane and so on. which is improper. They at all times overtake when it isn’t vital to take action, why? As a result of everyone needs to be the primary to achieve to their numerous vacation spot in different to do returns as nicely not figuring out that they’re placing their lives in danger as a result of once they proceed to take action, the assorted roads grow to be, so weak and the lives of passengers in danger.
- LACK OF INSECURITY IN THE STATE: The Safety company these days has been so unserious with their Jobs. I imagine their main duties are to safe the lives of individuals and preserve highway site visitors and likewise good roads within the state. They solely engaged or care to gather N50.00 on the roads with out minding the unhealthy roads and over the velocity of some drivers which causes poor roads within the state. All these talked about above are the causes of unhealthy highway in Imo State.
WHAT THE PRESENT GOVERNMENT IS EXPECTED TO DO IN THE STATE ROADS
- The federal government are anticipated to do what we known as Correct upkeep of highway earlier than the rain commences at listing three, three months interval in different to have higher roads.
- Authorities is to offer a specific development firm that’s certified in what they’re doing to allow the upkeep of the highway appropriately.
- Cost of contractors are additionally crucial, the federal government also needs to pay contractors who’re in command of insufficient roads within the state their salaries as anticipated directly as a result of when salaries are paid employees are at all times severe, energetic of their respective duties.