Anambra Convention Center, Awka, one of the legacy projects of outgoing Governor Willie Obiano’s administration will host the swearing-in ceremony of the Governor-Elect, Professor Chukwuma Soludo in March 2022.
Governor Obiano stated this today, 3rd January, 2022, during an inspection visit to the convention center with some cabinet members of the Traditional Ruler of Aguleri.
Governor Willie Obiano noted that his motivation for the architectural design of the project is the popular ‘American Still Jet’ which moves silently, He explained that it is one of the best in the American military arsenal, expressing his belief in the spirit of an average Anambra man.
The Governor projected that with the airport in place, the Center will be viable and put to use all year round, saying that he believes that the contractor is competent enough to deliver on the project.
Speaking on his maintainance and sustainability plans for the project, Governor Obiano hinted that the contractor will be the facility managers to ensure adequate and routine maintainance the center, to guaranteeits life span, just like the Airport and the Stadium.
The Contractor of the project, Mr. Mark Tu who stated that the center has a seating capacity of between ten thousand and twelve thousand persons at once, also explained that they his company is rounding off the ceiling and lighting work and about to commence the final painting of the building.