The Secretary to the state Government Mr. Chris Ezem stated this while receiving five big receptacles donated to the State Government by the Nigerian Breweries PLC Aba at the premises of the Nigerian Breweries.
The Secretary to the state Government who applauded the management of the Breweries for the gesture noted that the receptacles will assist government’s efforts at improving the cleanliness of the state and described the company as partners.
The SSG recalled that the company made cash and material donations to the Government during the Covid 19 pandemic and assured them that the government would continue to provide an enabling environment for their business to thrive.
In his speech the General Manager Abia State Environmental Protection Agency, Mr. Eze Okwulehie, the Deputy General Manager ASEPA Aba Mr. Rowland Nwakanma represented by his chief of staff appreciated the Management and Staff of the Nigerian Breweries Plc.Aba for the donation.
Handing over the receptacles to the State Government, the Brewery Manager Mr. Abbey Ajayi and the Corporate Affairs Manager South East, Mr. Chukwuemeka Aniukwu said the gesture is part of their corporate social responsibility and appreciated the state government for the laudable developmental projects going on in the state.
Our correspondent reports that the SSG later commissioned the receptacles for use by ASEPA.