Delta government okays N7.04bn for two major projects


Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State

The Delta State Executive Council has approved N7.04bn (about 22.7 million dollars) for the implementation of two major projects, the establishment of an Agro-Industrial Park at Aboh Ogwashi-Uku in Aniocha South Local Government Area.

The money is also to be spent on the construction of Ayakoromo Bridge across River Forcados in Burutu Local Government Area.

The Commissioner for Information, Mr Patrick Ukah, who made the disclosure on Wednesday said that the approvals were part of the decisions taken at the state Executive Council meeting on Tuesday in Asaba.

Ukah said that the Agro-Industrial Park would provide common dedicated infrastructure and facilities for agro-processing, value addition and agribusiness as a means to improving the ease-of-doing business.

It will also promote economic diversification and growth of the state, including…

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