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Photos – President Jonathan Flags Off The Reconstruction Of Lagos-Ibadan Express Way

 

President Goodluck Jonathan launched the reconstruction of the Lagos-Ibadan expressway today Friday July 5th, 2013.

Onolememen announced the planned inauguration by the President at a meeting with a delegation of the Association of Luxury Bus Owners of Nigeria (ALBON) in Abuja.

The News Agency of Nigeria recalls that the concession of the 178-kilometre road, which was granted Bi-Courtney Highway Services Limited, was earlier this year terminated by the Federal Government.

The Government had alleged that the company failed to honour the terms of the concession agreement.

A fresh contract for the reconstruction of the expressway was subsequently awarded to Julius Berger Nigeria Plc for the Lagos – Shagamu interchange end of the expressway.

RCC Nigeria Limited is also expected to handle the Shagamu – Ibadan axis of the expressway.

 

 

 

See photos from the launch today

 

 

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Photo credit | Reuben Abati

 

 

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