• FG spends N33bn on airports’ runway resurfacing

    FG spends N33bn on airports’ runway resurfacing

    It was gathered that the Federal Government has spent over N33.09 billion to resurface most of the country’s airport runways between 2004 and 2015.

    Despite this colossal amount, the facilities are still in terrible shape with most of them ridden with potholes, causing danger to life and equipment.

    A document made available to this newspaper shows that the resurfacing of the runways actually started in 2003.

    The Murtala Muhammed Airport Lagos runway resurfacing was done in 2004 at a cost of N3.4 billion; […]