Enugu’s ‘natural rollercoaster’ Milken Hill gets makeover from Ugwuanyi

With its many serpentine curves plus the fact it lies about one hundred and fifty metres atop a narrow ledge overlooking a deep ravine, a ride through the three-kilometre Milken Hill road can never seem like anything less than an experience for the intrepid. Not even at its best condition has it ever been less so, let alone when pothole-strewn and with neither safety side curbs nor streetlights to illuminate this treacherous stretch at night as had been the case before it was reconstructed by the Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi administration…

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Ugwuanyi sets new agenda for robust economic growth

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has disclosed his administration’s plan to adopt new strategies towards stepping up actions that would meet the developmental needs of the people of the state. Ugwuanyi stated that his administration has in the last three years raised the bar in both infrastructural and social development, which has left indelible marks on the citizens of the state, as well as entrenched peace, political stability and good governance. He said that these were actualized through boosting of the state’s Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) base. The governor,…

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In Enugu, Lunch-break is an Exciting Time for Public School Pupils

The excitement on their young faces was a sight to behold. They said their traditional lunchtime prayers in a rather hurried sing-song tone with many only partially shutting their eyes as the food vendors, aided by a handful of assistants, dished out hot meals into rows of plates. The above was a scene encountered last week during a visit to St. Patrick’s Primary School, Iva Valley, in Enugu North Local Government Area. Indeed, similar such scenarios would have been playing out at about the same time in the 1,229 public…

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