Governor Umahi of Ebonyi state said the during the closed doors get-together with Mr. President, Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday 28th day of November,2018 along with Deputy Senate President Senator Ike Ekweremadu.
Others present were governors of Abia, Dr. Okieze Ikpeazu, his Enugu counterpart as well as Deputy Governor of Anambra state Mr. Nkem Okeke where at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Current Minister of labour and productivity, who is also former governor of Anambra state, Dr. Chris Ngige was among the delegates.
They thanked the President for the good things is has done for the region.
The plan of the meeting was not made open, but it was gathered that Governor Dave Umahi said they thanked President Buhari for the 2nd Niger Bridge, the free trade zone etc.