Rivers State Governor, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi says the sum of N21Billion (Twenty one billion Naira) will be needed for the construction of the Trans-Kalabari road, the major road project of his administration in the Kalabari-speaking area of the State.
He said contract for the Trans-Kalabari Road project has been re-awarded to Lubrik Construction Company (LCC).
He stated this during a Town Hall Meeting with the people of Asari-Toru Local Government Area of the state at the Kings National College Field, Buguma.
"Trans-Kalabari road is coming. We have awarded the contract to Lubrik for N21 Billion. You know before what I promised the chiefs is that I will stop at Bakana, but now we have agreed to take it to the end in Buguma and one assurance I give you is that by January, I will mobilize contractor to start work".