The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the sum of N4 billion for the completion of the road connecting Kwara and Osun states.
The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, briefed State House correspondents after FEC meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Fashola said that part of the road contract was awarded by the previous administration, NAN reports.
“They relate first to Ajase/Epo/Offa/Erinle Road in Kwara; that is the road that connects Kwara and Osun.
“The approval was for the 18 km section that completes the entire length of 26km of the road.
“All that was awarded in the previous administration was just 8 km of 26 km.
“So, what we have done now is to award the 18km so that the full…