By SIMON EBEGBULEM, Benin City
GOVERNOR Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has assured residents of Sokponba area of Benin City that the over 30-feet deep underground drainage project which is ongoing will bring a lasting solution to the problem of flooding in the area.
He also said his administration was determined to complete on-going road and drainage projects at the Second East Circular and Sokponba areas of the state capital. Already sections of the dual carriageway road on Second East has been asphalted.
Speaking during inspection of projects at the Second East Circular and Sokponba Roads in Benin City, Governor Oshiomhole said, the government was doing everything possible to ensure completion of the projects before the full rainy season.