BREAKING: FG Backs Down On Plan To Reintroduce Toll Gates After Heavy Criticism
The President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government has backed down on plans to reintroduce toll gates across Nigeria,
The decision came after much criticism from the general public.
Recall that the Minister of Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola had, on October 2, announced that the Federal Government has concluded designs for the return of toll plazas on Federal roads.
Fashola had made the disclosure while briefing State House correspondents after the Federal Executive Council meeting held earlier this weel.
The decision to reintroduce toll gates came fifteen years after the administration of ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo scrapped the scheme across the country.
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