The ongoing re-modelling of the
The Minister of Finance,
The contractors have however assured that the
The project is financed from a
The loan has a seven year moratorium; and interest payments totalling
The minister said the two projects were among those prioritized by the Federal Government based on President
Every support required to realize the completion of the projects, the minister said, would be given to the contractors.
According to her, by the time the airports' projects were completed the facilities as well as service standards would have been raised to global best service delivery practices.
She said the purpose of the project tours was to enable the government and the Chinese Government to monitor how the money is being used because the government wanted Nigerians to see the result and the President has said the projects must be kept in focus month by month to make sure that the money is well utilised.
The minister said that based on the assurances from the contractors and from what she saw in the
"My impression is very good. The work is proceeding well, it is 30 per cent completion, but they are pushing. We have told the contractors that they must complete one out of the four, and they have said they would complete the one of
"The quality seems solid. The design looks good. So, we are really looking forward to a new terminal that looks like anyone when you step off the plane in any country. Nigerians will be very proud. I am quite excited because what I saw there is very promising.
She explained that having listened to the contractors on the phased implementation of the project, the
The Chinese Ambassador in
The envoy described the projects as a demonstration of the small way Chinese Government and companies were making contributions to the social and economic development of
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