The Federal Government will today formally re-open two major roads in Borno State. They are the Maiduguri-Gubio-Damasak road and the Maiduguri-Mungono-Baga road.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, and his counterpart in the Ministry of Defence, Brig.-General Mansir Dan-Ali (Rtd), Service Chiefs, Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State and others will grace the occasion.
After the reopening, the Government Officials and Military Chiefs will have lunch with the gallant troops who crushed the insurgency.
The two major roads, which were earlier closed due to the activities of the insurgents in the area, are of strategic importance to the economy of the Lake Chad Region.
SA To Hon Minister of Information and Culture
25 Dec. 2016