Muhammadu Buhari Interchange at NNPC Mega station Rotary Intersection, Hotoro, along Maiduguri Road in the Kano metropolis has been approved to be constructed. As the kano state Executive Council has approved the release of N8.98 billion for its construction.
This was disclosed by the state commissioner for Information, Malam Muhammad Garba,to journalist at a meeting held in Kano on Tuesday.
“The project was part of the present administration’s commitment to construct road networks to address increasing traffic congestion in line with its policy of transforming Kano into a Mega City as well as boost commercial activities.
“Being an emerging megacity and important commercial centre in the country, Kano has been recording a significant increase in the influx of commercial traffic and therefore the need to redesign and improve existing road networks to support additional volumes of generated traffic in order to allow for safer and more efficient vehicular movements.
“More so, the state council has given approval for the release of the sum of N44.3 million for the re-accreditation and resource visitation requirements for Audu Bako College of Agriculture, Dambatta.
“The departments that the mandatory re-accreditation exercise covers comprise of Agricultural Extension and Management, Forestry Technology, Home and Rural Economics, Bio-Environmental Engineering Technology as well as Library” the commissioner stated.