Recall that Imo State was devastated by the flooding which ravaged other parts of the country.
His Excellency, Distinguished Senator Hope Uzodimma intervened through the Imo State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (ISOPADEC) with relief materials and food items.
Today, the Governor has flagged off the distribution of Relief materials from the Federal Government.
Governor Uzodimma in his address commended President Muhammadu Buhari for the Federal complimentary support of relief items through the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA).
The Governor promised that in line with the transparency and accountability policy of his Shared Prosperity administration, he will ensure the prudent and equitable distribution of relief materials to the affected flood victims.
He disclosed that efforts are been made to allocate farmlands to victims who lost their farmlands to avoid food scarcity in the State.
The Governor solicited more relief items to cushion hardships in the flood-affected regions.
Speaking earlier, the representative of NEMA commended the Governor for providing the lifeline of support to the affected population of the flood disaster in the State.