Lagos State Public Works Corporation (LSPWC) says it has commenced maintenance and rehabilitation work on 90 roads across the metropolis.
Chairman of the Corporation, Mr. Ayotunde Shodeinde, explained that the fixing of the roads became necessary following the devastating state of the roads due to heavy down pour witnessed recently in the state.
Mr. Shodeinde disclosed that the State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode was concerned about the state of the roads and has directed the corporation to commence work immediately. “The corporation will take advantage of any dry period to quickly move to site and carry out maintenance operations be it during the day or night time. We cannot continue to blame weather condition for the hardship being caused our people by potholes,” he said. He added that the roads earmarked for repair are those with high vehicular movement.
By Olisemeka Obeche