The Enugu State Government said that it had constructed no fewer than 20 road projects covering 35km in the past one year.
The Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure, Dr. Patrick Ikpenwa, made the disclosure, while speaking with journalists, in Enugu.
He said that the government had invested so much on road construction, in spite of the economic challenges.
He listed some of the completed urban roads to include Holy Ghost Rd, Samuelson Rd, Holy Trinity Rd, Nawfia St., Mbanefo St. in New Haven, Ridgeway Rd, Colliery and Lake Avenue all in the metropolis.
Others are Airport Roundabout-Emene-Eke Obinagu Rd, 9th Mile By-pass, Isiuzo St. and Abakpa Nike Rd.
He said that some of the rural roads – including 11.6km dualisation of Opi-Nsukka Rd, Udenu Ring Rd, Umuezebi Rd, and Post Office Roundabout-Odenigbo-Ogurugu-Ikenga Rd all in Nsukka, were in various stages of completion.
“Work is also in progress at Obechara Rd Junction, Amankwo-Ameke-Amah brewery, Orie Emene-Adoration Ground, Nkpokiti Estate Internal Roads and Ibuzo St in Independence Layout,” he said.