The Katsina State Government says it will spend N1.3 billion to dualise Nagogo Township Road and upgrade Barhin Housing Estate Road in Katsina metropolis.
The Commissioner for Works and Housing, Alhaji Mustapha Maikudi, made this known when he briefed newsmen on the outcome of the state executive council meeting in Katsina on Thursday.
Maikkudi said that the dualisation of Nagogo Road would gulp over N1billion, while the upgrading Barhin Housing Estate Road would gulp N300 million.
He said that work on the three kilometres Nagogo road was awarded to Borini Prono Nig. Ltd. with a completion of period of 15 months.
The commissioner said that the 11.5km Barhin Road was awarded to CDC Nig. Ltd. with a completion period of six months.
He reiterated the commitment of government to the development of the state.