Minister of the FCT Senator, Bala Mohammed, has assured the organized labour that his administration remains committed to provision of affordable mass housing units for residents of the Territory.
Bala who was represented by the Minister of State for the FCT, Oloye Olajumoke Akinjide to spoke at the workers day rally held in Abuja
He stated that the administration was already working on some sites in the Area councils for provision of sustainable and affordable mass housing with a view to making the problem of accommodation in the Territory a thing of the past.
.He noted that the expansion of the various entry points by the administration like the Mararaba Nyanya, Kubwa and the Yar’adua expressways from which a large number of the workforce troop to the city was being carried out successfully to reduce the challenges faced by workers.
The Chairman, FCT chapter of the Trade Union Congress, TUC comrade Aliyu Abdulhakeem Musa explained that presently the demand for accommodation by an increasing population was still high to the house available to the people.