YESS Convener, Omenugha Flags off Nnobi Water Scheme, Solar Street Light Project


The Convener of Youth Earnestly Seek Soludo (YESS Anambra), Dr Nelson Obinna Omenugha, has endowed the people of Umuru Community, Nnobi in Idemili South LGA with portable drinking water.

The Bishop of Ekwulobia Diocese, His Lordship, Bishop Peter Okpalaeke, blessed and dedicated the water project to God Almighty, amidst cheers and admiration from members of the community.

Speaking on the reason for his humanitarian gesture, Dr Nelson told Guests and well-wishers that the project is part of his decision to give back to his community and affect lives positively. According to him, “a greater Anambra begins with greater communities. When we make our living communities liveable and better we would have brought about the needed transformation that will place Anambra State on the world map for good”.

Dignitaries at the event included members of the Clergy, Traditional Leaders, Commissioners and community leaders.

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The Anambra State Commissioner for Public Utilities, Engr. Emeka Ezenwanne, called on young people to emulate Dr Nelson in learning to appreciate and give back to the Society. “This is the kind of thinking young people must imbibe in pushing the frontiers of community development. Nelson has acted like a true onye Anambra in keeping with the Onyeaghana Nwanne ya philosophy of the State”. He concluded.

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