Gov Ahmadu Fintiri, Tuesday has flagged off the construction of Grade Interchange and Flyover and twinship roads in Adamawa state.
The contract was awarded to Triacta Nigeria limited at the coast of ₦5,089,580,087.69 and ₦3,043,853,469.56 respectively.
The flyover projects was awarded along with the road linking Weekly Scope, Lamido Aliyu Mustapha road one side and the Government House road on the other.
The Grade Interchange at Police Roundabout includes an underpass linking Galadima Aminu Way, Justice Buba Ardo road and an Overhead Bridge linking Atiku Abubakar Road and Lamido Aliyu Mustafa Road while a ground level Overpass and a Roundabout will also be provided to distribute traffic to all roads.
The scope for the construction of the flyover at Total Filling Station Junction includes provision of roundabout to distribute traffic to all roads at the ground level and extra lanes on the roads on each side of the roads on the ground level.
Fintiri further said, the event marks a major milestone in his administration’s commitment to actualizing key campaign promise of undertaking an Urban Renewal that will make Jimeta, Yola and other towns in the State, befitting models to showcase.
The Governor added that government has already commenced the construction of roads in Michika and Madagali towns, while the provision of Roads and Health infrastructure in Yola South, Numan, Fufore and other Local Government areas will follow suit.
He urged residents of the State capital to bear the discomfort and disruption of traffic flow while construction is going on.
Alhaji Adamu Atiku, Commissioner of Works and Energy Development, assured that the personnel of the ministry would ensure quality and timely completion of the projects.
Engr. Elie Abu Farahat, M D Triacta Nigeria Limited, said the projects will be completed within the time frame.