The Bauchi State Executive Council has approved N20b for the construction of rural roads in the sprawling state in four local government areas of the state.
Abdulkadir Ibrahim, Commissioner for Works, announced on Friday shortly after the conclusion of the State Executive Council meeting at the Bauchi State House of Assembly.
He said the roads to be constructed are Miya to Soro in Ganjuwa local government; Rishi to Tulu to Tama in Toro local government; Rimini-Zayam to Polchi connecting Toro and Dass local governments and Misau to Miya linking Misau local government to Ganjuwa local government.
Other approved projects include the rehabilitation of major rural roads including Mararaban Liman Katagum Road, Yashi Road to Guguri, and some roads in Azare town.
The commissioner said the roads had reached 200 kilometers.