5 September 2011
, Chief Theodore Orji, has commended the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), for bringing free health care to the people of Abia and the Niger Delta region. Abia State
Speaking at the flag off of the free medical programme at Ugba Community Health Centre, Ugba-Ibeku, in Umuahia North Local Government Area of the state, Orji, who was represented by the state First Lady, Mrs. Mercy Odochi Orji, said the programme was a lofty one, which aimed at boosting the medicare of rural dwellers.
Responding, the Managing Director/CEO of NDDC, Mr. Chibuzor Ugwoha thanked the state government for creating an enabling environment for the success of the programme, promising that NDDC will not relent in its effort to make a difference in the lives of the people. Ugwoha was represented by the Special Assistant to the MD/CEO on Finance and Investments, Mr. Aham Uko.