Nigeria: Gombe Spends N19 Billion On Construction of 51 Roads

[Daily Trust]

The Gombe State government has awarded contracts worth N19 billion for the construction of 51 roads, the state's Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure, Alhaji Shehu Hadi has said. Hadi told newsmen in an interview in Gombe yesterday that the government awarded contracts for the construction of 12 township roads in Gombe, town, covering 16km at the cost of N3.5 billion. He said the government also awarded contracts for 19 roads in the state capital at the cost of N3.8 billion, adding that the city roads