Friday, September 30, 2022

Why FG turned down Enugu State govt’s request to construct a roundabout, Tower at Opi-Nsukka junction


Facts have emerged on why Enugu State government has not commenced the construction of the proposed Roundabout and Iconic Tower at Opi-Nsukka junction along 9th Mile-Makurdi federal expressway.

A realiable source from the Federal Ministry of Works and Housing, Abuja told AIF Media that the Ministry, in response to the formal letter written by Enugu State government requesting approval for the construction of the projects on the federal road, turned down the request, stating that the Federal Government had awarded the contract for the dualization of Enugu-9th Mile-Makurdi road.

The source explained the contract for the dualization of Enugu-9th Mile-Makurdi federal road is to be executed using the China Exim Bank Buyers Preferential Credit Loan, adding that the Federal Government is finalizing the documentation process for the commencement of works on the road.

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s administration had desired to construct the roundabout and tower at the Opi-junction as a deserving facelift and identity for the University town of Nsukka, the second largest city in Enugu State.

Source: AIF Media

DISCLAIMER: Opinion articles are solely the responsibility of the author and does not necessarily reflect the views of the publishers of Daily News Reporters

ADVERT/PUBLICATION: Reach the right people at the right time with Daily News Reporters.  Try and advertise any kind of your business to users online today. Kindly call or Whatsapp us for your advert or publication on +2348037097936

Related articles

Recent articles