AFDIN to construct 3km road at N962 million in Katsina-Dandagoro
By Our Correspondent
Katsina state Commissioner of Works, Housing and Transport, Alhaji Tasi’u Dahiru Dandagoro has disclosed that the 3km road contract linking Katsina to Niger Republic has been awarded to AFDIN construction company at the cost of N962 million.
Dandagoro who made the disclosure while Fielding questions from newsmen insisted that the contract sum has come to the government at a lower cost.
He noted that the bid by some contractors was above N1 billion,adding that the N962million was a good bargain for the government.
The commissioner noted that the contract was awarded to AFDIN after vigorous scrutiny and considering the company’s experience in handling such job.
He added that the 3km road construction involved a 60 metre bridge, concrate tarring and some drainages on it.