A group of online media Practitioners Association of Nigeria, Anambra sector led by their state chairman, comrade Nwachukwu Mike, paid a courtesy call to Awka Capital Territory Development Authority (ACTDA).
Comrade Nwachukwu stated that the Association is planning their inauguration and wishes to partner with the Agency to further extend the news of their great strides towards the larger society since social media is capable of doing that.
Speaking during the visit, the MD/CEO of ACTDA, Venerable Bar. Amaechi Okwuosa took the team through the history of how the Authority came into being, adding that their record of development is meant to attract foreign investors, control the development processes as regards to maintaining standards. These he said, will make the dreams of the Executive governor of turning the state to Dubai-Taiwan achievable.
Bar. Okwuosa also said that the Authority have a master plan which every developer is expected to have, in order to know the approved standards so as to reduce constant collapse of buildings as well as making them adhere to set back rules, in order to maintain uniformity. He further stated that the Authority has done the area map of the state, which he said is a huge milestone as surveyors and town planners who are confused about the ownership of a particular property or land, come to ACTDA for clarification.
Speaking further, Bar. Okwuosa said that the Authority have also achieved a lot of other feats like the construction of Barricades along the express way, achieved also the uniform perimeter fencing to check the activities if miscreants. He advised the team to try and find ways to curb character assassinations on social media and promised to look into their request of partnering with ACTDA.
Awka August 8, 2018 (MOI)