Posted on Thu 30 Nov 2017, 09:47 AM

20 new road construction projects across the country will cost an estimated N13.4 billion, the 2018 budget document has shown.

The federal government allocated a total of N555.99bn to the ministry of power, works and housing, the highest in the budget.

Out of that amount, N295bn has been earmarked for key capital projects, to fund road construction, expansion and maintenance across the country.

Of the twenty new roads, N1.4bn was set aside for reconstructing the second phase of Apapa-Oshodi Expressway.

Below is the list of the roads and their projected cost

S/N

PROJECT NAME

AMOUNT (NAIRA)

1

RECONSTRUCTION OF OUTSTANDING SECTIONS OF APAPA-OSHODI EXPRESSWAY IN LAGOS PHASE II SECTION I IN LAGOS STATE

1,400,000,000

2

REHABILITATION OF LAMBATA-BIDA ROAD IN NIGER STATE

1,350,000,000

3

REHABILITATION OF IKORODU-SHAGAMU ROAD IN LAGOS STATE

750,000,000

4

ADO-IGEDE-ARAMOKO-ITAWURE ROAD IN EKITI STATE

450,000,000

5

DUALIZATION OF IBADAN-IFE-ILESHA ROAD IN OYO STATE

700,000,000

6

COMPLETION OF IJEBU IGBO-OLOMI OLUNDE ROAD IN OYO STATE

350,000,000

7

COUNTERPART FUNDING FOR THE EXPANSION OF ABUJA-KEFFFI DUAL CARRIAGEWAY AND DUALIZATION OF KEFFI-AKWANGA-LAFIA-MAKURDI ROAD IN NASARAWA AND BENUE STATES

2,500,000,000

8

REHBILITATION OF OKIJA BRIDGE JUNCTION-IHIALA-AMAPPUTU ULI-EGBUOMA-EGWE MILE 4 JUNCTION-OGUTA ROAD IN IMO/ANAMBRA STATE

360,000,000

9

REHABILITATION OF GOMBE-BIU ROAD IN GOMBE AND BORNO STATES

1,200,000,000

10

CONSTRUCTION OF AGAIE-KATCHA-BARRO ROAD IN NIGER STATE

800,000,000

11

YOLA-FUFORE-GURIN ROAD

600,000,000

12

KEBBI-LAMBA-BELEL ROAD

600,000,000

13

CONSTRUCTION OF UKANA AKPA UTONG/IKET NTUEU ROAD IN AKWA IBOM

500,000,000

14

CONSTRUCTION OF IKOT NKWO/ATAN IKOT OKORO/IKOT OSURUA ROAD WITH BRIDGE IN AKWA IBOM STATE

750,000,000

15

CONSTRUCTION OF UMUEROGHA – UMUELEMA NBUBO ROAD IN AMASA NSULU IN ISIALA NGWA NORTH LGA, ABIA STATE

300,000,000

16

REHABILITATION OF ILA ORANGUN-OKE ILA ORA-ILALE-EKAN ROAD TO EKITI STATE BORDER IN OSUN STATE

500,000,000

17

URBAN RENEWAL AND SLUM UPGRADING PROJECT INVOLVING CONSTRUCTION AND REHABILITATION OF ROADS, KERBS, SLABS AND EXTERNAL DRAINAGE WORKS IN IKARE AKOKO

70,000,000

18

URBAN RENEWAL AND SLUM UPGRADING PROJECT INVOLVING COMPREHENSIVE UPGRADE, REDESIGNING, RELOCATION AND CONSTRUCTION /REHABILITATION OF ROADS, CULVERTS AND DRAINS IN LUGBE

60,000,000

19

URBAN RENEWAL AND SLUM UPGRADING PROJECT INVOLVING CONSTRUCTION /REHABILITATION OF ROADS, CULVERTS AND DRAINS IN MAIDUGURI

53,000,000

20

URBAN RENEWAL AND SLUM UPGRADING PROJECT INVOLVING CONSTRUCTION /REHABILITATION OF ROADS, CULVERTS AND DRAINS IN OKOGHUHELE

65,000,000

 

                                                                                                                                                         TOTAL

              13,353,000,000

 

 

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