Pothole Patching and Overlaying Project

In a bid to achieve the agenda for prosperity, Acting Minister of Works, Housing and Infrastructure Mr. Abdul B. Barrie has led a team of Engineers to inspect the ongoing potholes patching and overlaying in the East, Central and West of Freetown.

The Acting Minister revealed that these projects have been identified by the Ministry and the implementation is currently taking place. He appealed to the general public to sum up courage since work has now commenced to eradicate the pot holes in Freetown. He commended all the Local Contractors who are working on these projects adding that they are working to the best of roads standard. Hon. Barrie went on to say that pot holes patching are expected to be done in thirty (30) roads and the overlaying work on twenty five (25) roads within the Western Area. He stated that to fast track these projects the three zones, Central, East and West have been divided into twelve (12) lots whilst constant monitoring will be done by the Ministry and the Sierra Leone Roads Authority (SLRA).