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Jonathan's government destroyed Benin-Ekpoma-Auchi -Okene road - Oshiomole

12 July 2016, 20:30

Abuja - Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomole, has blamed former president Goodluck Jonathan's government of destroying the Benin-Ekpoma-Auchi-Okene highway, Vanguard reported.

He states that the previous government failed to fix the nightmare highway that has caused many accidents and unnecessary deaths.

Oshiomole was speaking the during the visit of Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, stating the previous government left the road in a far worse condition than they found it.

Also read: 12 die in Edo road accident 

The state governor further states "I have difficulty going home to my village because of what your predecessor did."

At one stage the Federal Road Safety Corps recorded 36 road accidents in Edo State beginning of the year, to show that this has been a problem for the state.

For more on this story visit Vanguard


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