WRITTEN BY CHIBUZOR OKOYE
The Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Industry, Trade and Wealth Creation, Dr. Mrs. Rosemary Anazodo, has appealed to all traders in the state to maintain
absolute peace in their various markets.
Mrs Anazodo made the call during a meeting with members of the Onitsha Patent and Proprietary Dealers Union, held in Awka.
Addressing the members, Mrs Anazodo, who noted that the meeting became imperative due to the lingering crisis in the market, said that the aim of the meeting was to get first hand information about the crisis with a view to setting it amicably.
The SSA told them that Governor Willie Obiano, apart from being a peace-loving man, has their interest at heart and appealed to those formenting trouble in the market to desist and embrace Peace in the overall interest.
The Special Assistant to the Governor on Market Affairs,Mr. Sunday Nwasah, said that Governor Willie Obiano has put up adequate security in the state which enabled them to do business with ease and cautioned them not to cause unnecessary security breache and rancour in the market as that is where they make their daily bread.
Responding, three members of the Union, Prince Nwokeji Chibuzor, Messrs Nkechukwu Nwakor and Nwosu Ugochukwu, promised that they will do all within their powers to ensure that peace returned to the market.