Residents of Rumuokoro in Obio/Akpor LGA have called on the state and local government to fix the bad portion of the road around the council secretariat.
Shop owners said businesses around the area have been crippled due to the terrible condition of the road.
Our correspondent gathered that commercial drivers, shop owners and those who plight the road complained bitterly about the terrible situation of the road and are appealing to the government to fix that portion of the road before it get worst.
They said despite the tax that the local government imposed on business owners and the continuous appeal to them, nothing has been done up till this moment.
they said the terrible situation of the road has caused negative impact on businesses around the area as customers no longer patronage them, and drivers takes alternative routes because of the damages done to their cars.
They called on the state governor to come to their aid and fix the bad portion of the road before it gets worst.