BAUCHI GOVERNMENT READY TO PARTNER FG ON CULVERT CONSTRUCTION, ROAD MAINTENANCE
The Bauchi state government says it will partner with federal government in constructing culvert and rehabilitation of part of the road affected by flood along Bauchi Gombe road in Lariski village of kirfi local government
It has also expressed determination to take advantage of the area in promoting dry season farming for overall development of the community and the state
The state governor senator Bala Muhammad gave the indication after inspecting the area which was reportedly cause by a heavy downpour
Senator Bala Muhammad who said his administration is committed to meeting the need of people, maintained that agricultural is one the areas that will create job opportunities
The governor also tasked the contractor handling the project to ensure speedy completion to avoid creating hardship by the road users
Earlier the permanent secretary ministry of works and housing Mr Steven Abubakar said the quick intervention was to prevent escalation of the flood effect on the road
In his comment the project engineer Mr Shar Ben informed the governor that all necessary materials have been mobilized to ensure it’s timely completion.