Minister of works calls for collaboration between federal and state government.
As parts of efforts geared towards the maintenance and rehabilitation of roads, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing,
Mr. Babatunde Fashola has called for collaboration between states and the Federal Government.
The minister made the call in Uyo during a visit to the Governor of Akwa Ibom, governor Udom Emmanuel aimed at assessing ongoing federal roads projects in the state.
He explained that the collaboration was to provide an avenue for sharing knowledge, Adding that both Federal and state governments complements each other in executing projects and proffering solutions to identified problems
In his remark, the Deputy Governor of the state, Professor Moses Ekpo, commended the minister for embarking on inspection tour of federal road projects in the state
He noted that most Federal Government projects in the state had been abandoned and called for proper documentation of projects being handled by the Federal Government in the state.