Nigerian to Stop Funding Road Construction By 2019


[This Day]Abuja -The Federal Government will likely stop funding road construction across the country in the next few years, possibly before 2019, Minister of Information, Labaran Maku, said in Abuja yesterday. Speaking at the Ministerial press briefing during which the Minister of Works, Mr. Mike Onolememen presented his score-card, Maku explained that by 2019, the construction and maintenance of roads would be done principally by the private sector.