Nigeria: Road Maintenance - Lagos Replacing Asphalt With Paving Stones

[Vanguard]CONSIDERING the peculiar soil texture and the fact that Lagos State is prone to flooding, the state government has directed firms handling its road reconstruction jobs to adopt the use of paving stones instead of asphalt at troublesome spots. In-fact, it has purchased paving stones production machines for the Public Works Corporation of the Ministry of Works saddled with the responsibility of fixing street roads.