Dutse - The Jigawa Government has approved the sum of N123.6 million contract for the renovation and construction work in the state government's lodge in Kano.
Alhaji Babandi Ibrahim, the Commissioner for Information,Youths and Sports, said this while addressing newsmen after the state executive council meeting on Wednesday in Dutse.
Ibrahim said that the contract included the renovation of the old building and construction of a guest house in the lodge.
According to him,construction of drainage and water reticulation are among the project.He said that the council also approved N10 million for the payment of consultancy service for the supervision of the project.
The commissioner noted that the contract was awarded to an indigenous contractor and was expected to be completed in nine months.