JOS – Plateau State Executive Council has approved the award of contract totaling N2.8 billion to Blue Carmel Energy for provision of streets in Jos and its environs.
Disclosing this to newsmen after the State Executive Council meeting held at Government House. Dr .Regina Soemlat, Commissioner for Finance in the state, said that contract would cover 11 major streets.
She said that the streets include Mango Road, Wild Park, Taen Junction to D Medical Junction, Polo Roundabout to Farin Gada, Jishe Round About to Rantiya Low Cost.
Others she said were Farin Gada to Bauchi Road, Plateau Hospital to CBN Round to Terminus Ahmad Bello Way to Polo Roundabout.
Soemlat explained that the contract covering a total of 73.5 kilometers involved supply and maintenance of streets lights within the Jos metropolis.
She said that it also involves training Plateau indigenes in the maintenance of the streets and that the project would be funded through contractor financing model.
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