The Sorry State Of Ohanku Road In Aba, Abia State – by Chucks Wisdom


Chucks Wisdom Cee, a resident of Aba, has penned down the gory sight of Ohanku road in Aba, the commercial hub of Abia State. How the government has disappointed the people living over there, a place which happened to be a business area, whereby generating revenue for the state government.

Sadly, the past and the present government haven’t shown any interest in the development of Ohanku.

Recall that Governor Ikpeazu had recently said that his administration cannot fix all the roads in Aba, within the gap of eight years.

But Chucks Wisdom wrote the following:

I decided to take a tour to Ohanku Road, home to over 10% of the entire Aba population, one of the few roads that lead to the Popular New Market as well as The Enyimba Township Stadium and the level of Infrastructural decay here was simply unbelievable.

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Ohanku Road In Aba, Abia State
Ohanku road, Aba

The residents of Ohanku hardly own or drive private cars round the year as the roads won’t allow not to mention the incessant attacks by hoodlums who use the area as a hideout for their operations due to its inaccessible state.

The city of Aba had just experienced the third downpour in 2017 and the Road has already been deserted as usual with all hopes for the next dry season later this year.

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Lets look at some amazing facts about Ohanku Road;

1. Ohanku Road is home to over 10% of Aba Population

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2. The Road is an alternative route to Portharcourt, Rivers State which can be effectively utilized to decongest the Expressway.

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3. The Road leads to the home of Former Minister of Labor and Productivity, Chief Emeka Wogu (Pictured)

4. Ohanku Road also Leads to the Home of the Chairman, Ugwunagbo LGA, Chief Eze Sam Nwanganga

5. In Ohanku, one of the numerous domestic markets in Aba, The Iheorji Market where food as well as Aba Made products is sold thereby generating revenue for the state.

6. The FADAMA palm plantation project, one of the largest in the area (although abandoned) is located somewhere in Ohanku.

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And many more….

The Question now remains, What has the People of Ohanku Road in Aba done to Be denied motorable road for the past 12 Years?

These Pictures Say it all…

Credit: Chucks Wisdom


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