No new road construction until the existing projects finished-Babatunde Fashola

The Minister of Works, Power and Housing Babatunde Fashola has stated that his ministry will not give out any new contract for the construction or rehabilitation of federal roads until existing ones are done.

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This is because the past administrations in Nigeria awarded contracts for 206 roads at about N2 trillion, which were mostly unpaid for; ans.
the roads went bad at a time when there were resources but the governments of the time refused to fix them.
His words:

“What we have done was first to say that we would not award any new road contract. We would deal with the over 206 roads that have been awarded but not funded for over three years."

Correct Man!

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