(AGENDAWATCHDOG) – Contracts for the emergency rehabilitation and improvement of access roads to the Idu Screening and Isolation Center and Gosa Solid Waste disposal site in Abuja were approved at a recent Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari.
The contract sum, which is to the tune of N3,524,524,912.81 (Three Billion, Five Hundred and Twenty Four Million, Five Hundred and Twenty Four Thousand, Nine Hundred and Twelve Naira, Eighty One Kobo) were awarded to Messrs CCECC Nigeria Ltd.
Also approved by the Council is the contract for the Emergency Rehabilitation /Improvement of Access Road to the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) Reference Laboratory in the Gaduwa District of Abuja at the sum of N2,493,389,942.88 (Two Billion, Four Hundred and Ninety Three Million, Three Hundred and Eighty Nine Thousand, Nine Hundred and Forty Two Naira and Eighty Eight Kobo) to Messrs CBC Global Civil and Building Construction Nig Ltd.
This was disclosed via a press statement signed by Anthony Ogunleye, Chief Press Secretary of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), Abuja.
These approvals were based on memos presented to the Federal Executive Council (FEC) by the Honourable Minister of the FCT, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello. Funding for these projects are sourced from the Revised FCT Year 2020 Statutory Budget, according to news sources.