The FCT Minister, Musa Bello, has assured of the completion of road infrastructure at the Institutions and Research District of the Federal Capital City, during a tour of the District on Monday.
This is according to a statement issued by the FCT Press Secretary, Anthony Ogunleye on Tuesday in Abuja.
Speaking after the tour, Mallam Bello who was in company of senior officials of the FCTA said, a visit to the District was part of routine inspections of several construction sites within the city, with the aim of ensuring the mandate of President Buhari’s Administration on the provision of road and other infrastructure.
The FCT Minister also stated the construction of the road was intended to enhance the security of the District which contains several government and private academic and research institutions.
In the words of the Minister, “I’m here today with all the relevant agencies of the FCT Administration to physically inspect the scope of work and also to reassure all these institutions of government and private sector organizations that the FCT Administration, within the limit of available resources, will do its very best to make sure that these projects are funded, are properly supervised and also completed on time”.
Also speaking, the Acting General Executive Secretary of the FCDA, TPL Zaliha’u Ahmed, said the road infrastructure in the District will enhance economic and social activities in the area.
The minister was accompanied by the Permanent Secretary, Federal Capital Territory Administration, Olusade Adesola and other senior officials of the Administration.