President Goodluck Jonathan has laid the foundation stone of First Federal Secretariat in Anambra State.
The president, represented by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Senator Pius Anyim Pius Anyim said the project will be completed within twenty-four months.
The Secretariat is one of the six new Federal Secretariats approved by the Federal Government, when completed will bring the number of Federal Secretariats to twenty-nine.
Performing the ceremony,Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Senator Pius Anyim Pius Anyim commended the ultra modern State Secretariat complex built by Governor Obi administration.
He also congratulated the Governor on attracting the Federal Secretariat twenty-one years after the State was created by distinguishing himself in service and by being close in a responsible manner to the Federal Government.
Governor Peter Obi at the occassion, announced that the State government will dualize the access road to the secretariat, provide all other necessary support that will facilitate early completion of the project as well as start the government house , Court building and Chief Judge’s house in few months and to be completed by his Governemnt.