By AUSTIN OWOICHO, Abuja
As part of its oversight functions, the ever active Senate Committee on Works
the committee headed by a former governor of Kano State, Senator Kabiru Ibrahim Gaya (fnia) arrived Lagos State on Sunday.
The Senate committee Chairman reinstated that the government of President Muhammadu Buhari is waiting to commission all the road projects in Lagos before the expiration of his tenure and execute more by God’s grace in his second term.
Some of the projects are the rehabilitation of Lagos ring road bridge abutment and approach ramp to the 3rd mainland bridge, Rehabilitation of access road to Apapa/Tin can island Port-NNPC Depot (Atlas Cove), Rehabilitation of Apapa Wharf road and the Rehabilitation of the failed section Ijora Apapa flyover and approach road by leventis, Apapa- Ijora via Duct.
Others are rehabilitation of the Ikorodu-Sagamu Road, Access roads to NNPC depot (mosimi) along Ikorodu ~sagamu road, rehabilitation, reconstruction and expansion works on Lagos-Ibadan dual carriageway section 1 and so many more projects under constructions.
The committee which comprises seasoned professionals cum politicians warns the contractors to deliver on time and job specifications should be adhere to.
The committee members are chairman of the committee Senator Kabiru Ibrahim Gaya a fellowship of the Nigerian Institute of Architects, Vice chairman Senator Clifford Ordia a fellowship of the Nigerian Society Of Engineers a tested, trusted and endorsed by his good people of Edo Central , Senator Biodun Olujimi Double leader Senate Minority leader/Leader of PDP in Ekiti State, Senator Barnabas Gemade is a former National Champion of PDP/Minister others are Senator Mustapha Sani a youth seasoned political cum grassroots mobilizer, Senator Mao Ohambuwa a face of modern politics in the eastern part of the country “the communist” as he is called by some of the well wishers and the Clerk of the committee, Foluke Ogunbayo (Mrs).