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FG to fence, construct perimeter road for Port Harcourt airport

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday approved N2.97 billion for fencing and perimeter road for the Port- Harcourt International Airport.

Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, disclosed this while briefing State House correspondents after the FEC meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

“The second memorandum is for the fencing and perimeter road for the Port Harcourt International Airport.

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“This project was abandoned since 2011, and of course, in response to the philosophy of President Muhammadu Buhari to complete all abandoned projects and ongoing projects, this safety, security-critical item felt in our wisdom, that it needs to be completed.

“Variation was brought to council; it has been approved earlier; the variation is in the sum of N271.8 million; this, of course, jacked up the contract sum to N2.97 billion and the new completion period of six months.

“The perimeter fence is understood I hope, and the then road is the road that goes around the perimeter to allow for surveillance.

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday approved N2.97 billion for fencing and perimeter road for the Port- Harcourt International Airport. Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, disclosed this while briefing State House correspondents after the FEC meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. “The second memorandum is for the fencing and perimeter road for the Port Harcourt International Airport. “This project was abandoned since 2011, and of course, in response to the philosophy of President Muhammadu Buhari to complete all abandoned projects and ongoing projects, this safety, security-critical item felt in our wisdom, that it needs to be completed. “Variation was brought to council; it has been approved earlier; the variation is in the sum of N271.8 million; this, of course, jacked up the contract sum to N2.97 billion and the new completion period of six months. “The perimeter fence is understood I hope, and the then road is the road that goes around the perimeter to allow for surveillance.

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday approved N2.97 billion for fencing and perimeter road for the Port- Harcourt International Airport. Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, disclosed this while briefing State House correspondents after the FEC meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. “The second memorandum is for the fencing and perimeter road for the Port Harcourt International Airport. “This project was abandoned since 2011, and of course, in response to the philosophy of President Muhammadu Buhari to complete all abandoned projects and ongoing projects, this safety, security-critical item felt in our wisdom, that it needs to be completed. “Variation was brought to council; it has been approved earlier; the variation is in the sum of N271.8 million; this, of course, jacked up the contract sum to N2.97 billion and the new completion period of six months. “The perimeter fence is understood I hope, and the then road is the road that goes around the perimeter to allow for surveillance.

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