ABUJA – The Federal Government has approved the some of N100 billion for the completion of sections 1 to 4 of the East West highways finalization project.
* The East-West Road … not constructed without design, due process and financial plan.
The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Pastor Usani Uguru Usani disclosed this at a meeting with the Host Communities of Nigeria Producing Oil and Gas (HOSTCOM), led by its National Chairman, High Chief (Dr.) Style Benjamin Tamaranebi, in Abuja, on Tuesday.
Recalled that the findings from a Presidential Inter-Ministerial team on assessment tour of Sections 1 to 4 of the East West road from Warri, Delta state to Oron, Akwa Ibom state, in the year 2018, showed that contractors would require about N100bn to complete the four sections of the flagship project in the Niger Delta region, the Minister said the submission from the committee culminated in the said approval of the fund. Pastor Usani added that the China Export-Import.