FG Suspends Reconstruction Of Enugu International Airport

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has announced suspension of ongoing reconstruction work at Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu.

Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika disclosed this after an inspection tour of the project.

He arrived the airport aboard a police chopper, only few officials.

Sirika said the project, which had gone beyond 90 percent, would have been delivered before .

“But considering the workers have downed tools owing to the COVID-19 pandemic, the hereby officially announce suspension of procurement.

“The work would have been completed in 6-7 days, but the workers left to be in view of the social distancing,” the minister declared.

While appealing for understanding the part of the of the Southeast Zone, the Minister expressed the hope the issues would be resolved in two to three weeks time.

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