Irikepe-Eugene Baror, Acting Zonal Director in charge of the northeast, told newsmen during the inauguration of the project in Yola, on Wednesday.
The Committee is chaired by Bamidele Salam (PDP-Osun).
This was contained in a statement by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Ajuri Ngelale.
The appointment is for a renewable term of four years in accordance with Section 2(3) of the FERMA Amendment Act, 2007.
Muktar Abdulrahim, the Federal Roads Maintenance Engineer in Edo State, revealed this on Tuesday in Benin.
The summon followed a matter of urgent public importance moved by Kaycee Osamwonyi (PDP, Uhunmwode).
The new Chairman of the Board is James Olugbenga Akintola, who succeeds Tunde Lemo, after the latter voluntarily stepped down. Other members of the old Board have their terms renewed.
The Managing Director of FERMA, Engr. Nurudeen Abdulrahman Rafindadi, made the request for the intervention.
Federal Road Maintenance Engineer (FRME) in charge of Lagos II West, Olisa Emeter, made the appeal in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
The defendant, whose residential address was not given, is charged with a three-count charge bothering on conspiracy, assault and intent to steal.
The upper chamber also urged the federal government to immediately make good its indebtedness to FERMA in order to enable the agency carry out its primary responsibility of rehabilitating federal roads, especially in the face of the astronomical increase in airfares.
This was even as the chamber called on the Federal Government to immediately declare a state of emergency on federal roads and improve its funding.
He told the News Agency of Nigeria in Bauchi on Friday that the damaged bridge was located 88km away from Bauchi.
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.