Yobe state governor and the All Progressives Congress (APC) chairman caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, Mai Mala Buni on Friday inspected the ongoing 40km Gujba-Ngalda road awarded under the Multi-Sectorial Crisis Recovery Project in Yobe state.
The governor said although the pace of work on the project had been slowed down by insurgency attacks on the company handling the project, progress is being made.
He directed the contractors to engage more equipment and personnel to facilitate its completion.
Buni stated that his administration remains committed to complete all ongoing projects and put them to use for the benefit of the people of the state.
He Commended the North East Development Commission for taking over the construction of the 54km Mutai-Ngalda portion of the road.
The managing-director of North East Development Commission Alhaji Mohammed Alkali, said the execution of the 54km portion of the project was in consonance with the commission’s programme of providing infrastructural of the people.