Your Road Intervention First in Four Decades - Rector told Mr. Fashola
The Rector of the Federal Polytechnic Nasarawa, Surveyor, Dr Abdullahi Alhassan said that the 2 km road intervention executed in his Institution by the Federal Ministry of Works and Housing was first of its kind in the history of the Polytechnic since its establishment in 1983.
"Today, we are receiving very important dignitaries from the Federal Ministry of Works and Housing, who are here to commission a 2 km road project executed by the Federal Ministry of Works, which of course, is the first of its kind in the life history of the Federal Polytechnic, Nasarawa, since its establishment in 1983," he said.
Surveyor, Dr Ahmed stated this on Thursday 18th February, 2021 during the formal commissioning and taking over of the 2-km internal road project reconstructed by the Federal Ministry of Works and Housing.
" I must confess to you that the Federal government has rescued our Polytechnic from so many challenges with this construction of 2 kilometers road" he added.
Surveyor Ahmed also expressed joy for the construction of the roads and drainages which had been a major challenge to the Institution over the years.
In their separate reactions, Director Academic Planning, Dr. Yahaya Bello and Dean of Students Affairs, Jacob Olotu both expressed appreciation to Federal Government and Minister of Works and Housing Mr. Babatunde Fashola for coming to the aid of the Institution with the project which they said would continue to be remembered in the Polytechnic for a long time to come.
The Student Union President (SUG), Comrade Adamu Jamilu described the road Intervention in the Polytechnic as a great relief to both students and staff in terms of access and cost of transportation to the Institution.
The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola SAN was represented at the handover of the road to the Polytechnic by the Federal Controller of Works Nasarawa State, Engr. Isaac Daikwo.
He explained that the road Intervention in the school had contributed in the job creation initiative of the Federal government as over forty people were employed in the course of the work.
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF WORKS AND HOUSING'S (FMW&H) INSPECTION OF REHABILITATION, AND RECONSTRUCTION OF NIGERIA PORTS AUTHORITY ROADS, APAPA OSHODI-OWOROSHOKI EXPRESSWAY IN LAGOS STATE ON SUNDAY 17TH JANUARY, 2021
(L-R) Director Highways, Construction and Rehabilitation, Engr. Funsho Adebiyi, Director Highways South-West, Engr. Adedamola Kuti and Director Press & Public Relations Unit, Mrs. Akinola Boade
FASHOLA INSPECTS COMPLETED EMERGENCY REPAIRS ON OBALENDE BRIDGE IN LAGOS STATE
Hon. Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, SAN (middle),the Director Highways, Bridges and Design, Engr. Emmanuel Adeoye (right),Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Engr. Olukayode Popoola (2nd right) and others during the inspection of the recently completed Emergency Repairs of the damage caused on May 1, 2020 by the explosion from a Petrol-laden truck to the Obalende Bridge in Lagos State on Thursday, 14th January 2021