Home / News From Nigeria / Local News / We’re Borrowing To Build World-class Infrastructure — FG
lai

We’re Borrowing To Build World-class Infrastructure — FG

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the Federal Government is borrowing to build world-class infrastructure and not for recurrent expenditure.
The Minister disclosed this on Thursday in his opening address at the town hall meeting organised by his ministry on destruction of telecommunications and power infrastructure in Borno State.

The minister was reacting to critics of the government who believe that the borrowed funds were meant for recurrent expenditure.

Lai Mohammed said that contrary to what critics believed, government had achieved so much with the borrowed funds in the areas of rail line and road construction, airport upgrade and power infrastructure among others.
He lamented that the ongoing destruction of public infrastructure by hoodlums across the country, which he described as sabotage to government efforts “to fix our decayed and moribund infrastructure”.

Send Money To Nigeria Free

About AbubakarMuhd

3 comments

  1. CryptoGeek001

    Word class infrastructure…? No be juju be that 🙄🙄

  2. BuyBtcoInNigeria

    Where is the world class? Project is not finished yet but already looked so dilapidated.. Maintenance… https://t.co/QadzoT0kl2

x

Check Also

cow incident

Crushed cow: Driver, conductor detained after herders killed Lagos resident

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested the driver and the conductor of a commercial bus linked with the death of a cow in the Agemowo, Badagry area of Lagos. Two yet-to-be-identified cattle herders on Monday reportedly stabbed a man to death in protest against the killing of a cow around the area. It was gathered that the herders were crossing the expressway with their cattle when a commercial bus crushed the cow to death. Watch the video above. Following ...