The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Tuga bridge was washed away by flood in 2020, cutting off Bagudo LGA from the rest of the state.
Popoola told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos on Monday that contractors had moved to sites since November 2020 and were still evacuating highway drains to tackle flooding in the city.
The FERMA Director-General, Alhaji Abass Idriss, said the remains of the aircraft passengers had been deposited at the Nigeria Air Force morgue.
The National Coordinator, SERVICOM, Nnenna Akajemeli, made the recommendation on Wednesday in Abuja, when she presented SERVICOM Compliance Evaluation Reports (SCER), of FERMA to its Managing Director, Nurudeen Rafindadi.
Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, made this known when he briefed State House correspondents at the end of the council meeting, presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House, Abuja.
Some leaders of Ibarapa Zone in Oyo State, under the aegis of Concerned Ibarapa Leaders, have sought the intervention of the Federal Road Maintenance Agency over the deplorable state of Abeokuta-Iseyin Road.
FERMA is currently undertaking intervention works on the Okposi-Onicha section of the Okposi-Onicha-Isu to Nara in Enugu State, a federal road.
The Minister made this disclosure when he received the Board members of the Federal Road Maintenance Agency, led by its Chairman, Babatunde Lemo, in his office.
The Federal Road Maintenance Agency said on Wednesday that nine out of the 12 roads rehabilitation contracts awarded by the Federal Government in Kebbi have been completed.
Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has appealed to the Federal Roads Maintenance Agency to rehabilitate federal roads across the state.
Buhari made the call at the inauguration of the 5th Governing Board of FERMA on Tuesday in Abuja.
The Managing Director of the Federal Roads Maintenance Agency, Nurudeen Rafindadi on Wednesday, assured motorists of speedy completion of repairs on the Lagos-Badagry Expressway.
The Federal Roads Maintenance Agency has pledged its commitment to strengthen partnership with the Army to enhance security in the nation’s highways.
The Federal Roads Maintenance Agency is to repair 19 roads under the Executive Order 7 in the six geopolitical zones of the country.
The Sango-Ota Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps has appealed to the Federal Emergency Road Maintenance Agency to repair the Lombady axis of the Sango-Ota-Idiroko road, to avert road mishaps.
The Senate Committee on Federal Roads Maintenance Agency on Wednesday screened nominees for the FERMA Board, three months after their nominations.
Babatunde Ige, the State Coordinator of FERMA, told newsmen in Alakaara-Oyo that ongoing rehabilitation work on the road would be completed before Christmas.
Its Managing Director, Alhaji Nurudeen Rafindadi, stated this when he briefed State House correspondents on the activities of the agency in Abuja on Thursday.
The Chairman of the committee, Senator Magnus Abe, gave the charge when the committee paid an oversight visit to agency’s headquarters in Abuja on Wednesday.
The FERMA Zonal Coordinator said the failed sections of the road were, however, being rehabilitated either through contract or direct labour.