Kebbi govt revokes construction contract due to contractor’s incompetence and delay

Kebbi State Government has revoked the contract for the construction of Madanfara-Yeldu-Kare road.

Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu who announced the revocation in Birnin Kebbi said the action was due to incompetence, delay and shoddy job by the contractor.

Consequently, the contract would be re-awarded to a competent firm to expediting completion of the project.

Speaking at a forum of traditional rulers, Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu was reacting to complaints from the people of the area about the long delay in the completion of the road contract.


He warned that his administration would not condone delay in the execution of any project in the state especially roads that were indispensable to movement of people and goods especially farm produce.

Senator Abubakar Atiku Bagudu pledged to sustaining provision of socio-basic amenities to all nooks and crannies of the state.

He assured people of Chibike in Arewa Local Government that the state government would construct the road linking the area and supply electricity to the town.