By Festus Ahon
ASABA—DELTA State government has approved the completion of the remaining part of the Ughelli/Asaba Road.
The Commissioner for Information, Chief Patrick Ukah, who spoke to newsmen after the State Executive Council meeting presided over by acting Governor, Kingsley Utuaro, disclosed that the completion of the dualisation of Ughelli/Asaba Road, sector A and that of sector C1 from Ossissa to Kwale junction in Ogwashi Uku had been approved.
According to Ukah, the approval was to ensure safety of lives of persons and facilitate easier movement of goods and services across the state.
The Commissioner said the State Executive Council also approved the completion of Ugbolu/Akwukwu-Igbo Road from the Local Government Council Secretariat to Akwukwu Board camp in Oshimili North LGA of the state.
Other roads approved according to him, are the construction of Idumuesah/Ute-Alohen Road, rehabilitation/construction of Owa-Oyibu/Udomi-Abavo Road and rehabilitation/construction of Owa-Alero Internal Roads, Owa-Alero, all in Ika North LGA.