His Excellency, Rt. Hon. Ahmadu Fintiri, presided over the State Executive Council, has approved two major infrastructure projects in Yola.
Super Highway: The council has approved construction of a 20.8-kilometre Super Highway from Welcome to Yola-Rumde Killa to Army Barrack Junction in Yola. This project is estimated to cost N21.8 billion and is expected to be completed within thirty months.
The purpose of this highway is to improve transportation and reduce traffic congestion, ultimately boosting socioeconomic activities in the State.
Flyover Bridge: furthermore, the council approved the construction of a flyover bridge at Mubi Roundabout in Jimeta–Yola. This flyover project is budgeted at N9.2 billion and is slated to be completed within eighteen months.
The primary objective of this project is to reduce traffic congestion and improve overall transportation efficiency.
These infrastructure developments are expected to improve the state's infrastructure, transportation, and economic activity.
Furthermore, the council has also approved the construction of a warehouse within the Government House Yola. This warehouse will have a storage capacity of 7800 metric tonnes, and will used primarily to store large quantities of rice and similar grains.
The contract was granted to Medugu Commercial and Construction Company at a cost of N291 million.
The warehouse's purpose is to protect and safeguard government property and prevent unauthorized individuals from vandalizing it, especially during times of palliative distribution or emergencies.
Credit: Adamawa State Government
Tag: Adamawa Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri
Written by Omooba Alekuwodo (omoobaalekuwodo)
Published 9/16/2023 7:40:18 AM