One of the All Progressive Congress (APC) leaders who was the former Lagos State governor and now Minister for Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Raji Fashola has exposed himself and his party APC on the various lies they propagated against the former President Jonathan administration.
On February 11, 2015 Fashola denied vehemently that President Jonathan constructed 25,000 km of roads.
The same Fashola on December 8, 2015 admitted that President Jonathan constructed more roads than any other President.
According to PointBlank News report, “Babatunde Raji Fashola , on Tuesday while unveiling his plans praised the achievements of former President Goodluck Jonathan.
Fashola during his first news conference tagged “Setting the Agenda for Delivering Change” said that Goodluck Jonathan has constructed more roads than any president ever in Nigeria.
He also acknowledged that the Transformation in the power sector is above 50 % and that he would try to build on it.
Minister of State for Works, Adebayo Adeyeye, also said that Jonathan’s administration has recorded more success in the provision of motorable roads than any other administration in the history of Nigeria.
Adeyeye, who spoke as a guest on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily programme on Monday, insisted that the Jonathan administration has made considerable progress in the road sector, more than any of the governments that have administered the country. According to him, the administration in 2011 had about 4,500 kilometres of fairly motorable roads, just as he explained that today the administration has about 25,000 kilometres of very good roads.”