By Akanimo Kufre
Do you know that the tallest building in the entire South South Nigeria is not located in Port Harcourt? Your guess will be like, where?
Well, the tallest architectural masterpiece building in the whole of South/South region of Nigeria is located in Akwa Ibom State.
The building is the most ICT compliant intelligence structure. It is a 21 storey smart office complex, located in the central business district of Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital.
Built by Governor Udom Emmanuel administration, it is set to host any known corporate organisation or world class company in the Nigeria Oil and Gas industry.
It has all necessary facilities and equipment of a smart building including: 4 elevators, 2 emergency exit, fire protection sensors and aviation wing. The ground floor is designed to accommodate banks and canteens while the mechanical floor controls sewage and takes care of waste disposal. It has 500 capacity car park.
The project which kicked off on 17th January, 2018 with a two year work term is scheduled for completion by the end of this year, precisely on 17th December, 2020.
See photos of the tallest Building in South South Nigeria below;