The Kogi State Government has said that it has allocated 37,000 hectares of land for the building of low-cost houses for workers in the state.
This was revealed by Governor Yahaya Bello during the ground-breaking of the scheme in Lokoja, the capital recently.
According to Bello, about N10bn had been kept for the 1,200 housing units to be built for workers in the state.
He added that the scheme was in collaboration with the organized labor and a step closer to the Federal Government’s resolve to provide avoidable housing for workers in the state
The governor also restated that every worker deserves a good home with the government not relenting in its quest to finish the project.