‘They Will Know There’s Government In FCT’ — Wike Vows To Spread Dev’t To Rural Areas

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) minister, Nyesom Wike, says the Federal Capital Territory Administration will address rural-urban disparities in the nation’s capital by extending development beyond urban centers to rural areas....READ FULL ARTICLE

During a recent inspection tour of ongoing road projects in the Kwali Area Council, Wike said “development cannot solely focus on urban hubs” and stressed the need to bring infrastructure and economic opportunities to the rural populace.

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“We must extend development to rural areas to mitigate rural-urban migration,” Wike said, acknowledging the challenges faced by farmers in transporting their produce to urban markets due to a lack of adequate infrastructure.

Wike’s visit included an inspection of the Yangoji-Sukuku Ebo road, being handled by Gilmor Engineering Limited, and the Kwali Unity Bank road, under construction by another contractor....READ FULL ARTICLE

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