Following the commencement of reconstruction work in the famous Ariaria International Market, Aba the commercial city of Abia State, a list of persons that lines have been allocated to (allottees).
A statement signed by the Honorable Commissioner for Information in the State, Chief John Okiyi Kalu, noted that a supplementary list will be released.
The statement read:
“As directed by Governor Okezie Ikpeazu, find attached the list of current shop allottees in A-line, C-line and Medical line in Ariaria International Market, Aba.
“The Governor has directed the appointed developer and the state Ministry of Trade & Investment to, as a matter of topmost priority, ensure that they be restored to their shops after reconstruction of the affected Lines before any new allotment of shops takes place.
“All concerned should review the list and report any omission or other errors to the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Trade and Investment or the undersigned for necessary correction.
“Kindly note that dislocated traders who are yet to privately arrange alternative shops in the market can contact the state ministry of trade and investment for assistance”.Uche Nwosu is a two time Shell Petroleum PLC award winner in the year 2000;
He won the Shell Award on Investigative Journalism and Environmental Cleanliness.