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Kano invests N15 billion in inter-change bridge 

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Governor Abba Kabir Yusuf has concluded the N15 billion three-layer Interchange bridge at Kofar Dan’agundi in the Kano metropolis as part of the vision to enhance traffic flow in the ancient city.
The governor who visited the project site on Sunday in the company of some cabinet members, affirmed his administration’s eyesight to transform the city centre to the status of a mega city.
It would be recalled that Governor Yusuf in December 2023, awarded the multi-billion naira project to CCG Nigeria Limited with a completion period of eighteen months.
The multiple projects were awarded alongside another high-impact interchange bridge at Talidu roundabout also in the city centre, to ease traffic congress.
Kabir also laid the foundation of a similar project at Tal’udu roundabout worth 12 billion nairas which was initially awarded same time with a three-layer overpass, underpass and surface-layer roads.
While responding after the foundation laying ceremony, The Project Manager of CGC Nigeria Limited Mr Gee Wang and the commissioner of works and housing Engr. Marwan Ahmad said in a separate address that the project will be completed within the time frame
“We have created fordable alternative routes and motorists are expected to comply with rules for safety and allow the project operation to run smoothly”, he explained.