Tuesday, April 16, 2024

FCT: They thought we would fail – Wike blasts critics


Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, has frowned at what he described as undue criticisms of the event efforts of his administration.

Wike is just not pleased with the suggestions he receives particularly within the areas of highway building seemingly to the detriment of different sectors and the supposed absence of streetlights in some areas.

He described individuals behind such criticisms as sadists.

The Minister stated this in Abuja on Wednesday when he carried out a routine inspection of ongoing tasks within the FCT.

He stated the FCT Administration has been constant in its efforts to restore the streetlights that had been vandalized, including that streetlights are additionally being launched to the continuing highway tasks within the FCT.

“Folks ought to be capable to commend the federal government when there are enhancements. I didn’t say that we’re going to focus solely on roads. We’re saying we’re going to dwell on the well being sector and the schooling sector, even in agriculture.

“When it comes to schooling, in the previous couple of weeks, we’ve got flagged off the renovation of about 19 colleges and I did say that we’re going to take up 21 colleges once more beneath the 2024 price range.

“These individuals know. It’s simply that typically, they discover it troublesome to simply accept the truth on the bottom that sure issues have modified… They don’t seem to be glad as a result of what they count on is just not what they see.

“They thought that we’d have failed, however sadly, we’re not failing. We’re getting stronger and stronger day by day. So, don’t trouble about sadists. There may be nothing you are able to do about them,” he stated.

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