Al-Fula — The Vice-President of the Republic and Chairman of the High Committee for Arms Collection, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman arrived in Al-Fula, capital of West Kordofan State, Sunday , and launched work at the 101km-long Al-Fula-Al-Muglad road with total cost of SDG432m.
Governor of the West Kordofan State, Abul-Gasim Al-Amin Baraka said the Al-Fula -Al-Muglad road has economic, historic and social importance for linking production areas with markets, referring to establishment of a number of roads in the State.
The Vice-President directed the company executing the project to step up work to complete construction of the road before the scheduled date , disclosing that the road would be extended to Abyei.
He also directed Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning to fund the 53km-long Al-Fula-Babanoosa road.
The Company's Director, Asem Al-Tayeb Ismail said the time said for completion of the project is 26 months , underling commitment to completing the work as set in plans.
He indicated that there are no problems impeding he work.