The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, disclosed this to State House correspondents after the weekly council meeting chaired by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.).
According to Mohammed, N27.23bn and N1.85bn were approved to rehabilitate the 30km Idoani-Otuo Road and construct a 27km retaining wall for the Ebonyi Salt Lakes, respectively.
He explained that the 27km retaining wall would contain the loss of raw salt from the salt lakes in Ebonyi State, saving at least $88m spent yearly on salt importation.
The project, he said, would not only save...readmore