From Ahmad Mohammed, Bauchi
Bauchi State Government has entered into a public-private partnership with Abuja based indigenous Investment & construction company, KK Kingdom Nigeria Ltd Under a land swap arrangement that will deliver a state of art environment friendly city at zero cost to the State government by KK kingdom Nigeria Limited financed by Norrenberger.
“The KK Kingdom Nigeria Limited will invest N4.5 billion in the first instance, to deliver top-class serviced plots on 81 Hectares of prime land and a 2.8 km dual carriageway, part of the inner southern bye-pass corridor, in exchange for right over a percentage of serviced plots.”
Bauchi State Commissioner of Lands and Survey, Professor Adamu Ahmed, and Abdullahi Naziru Abdullahi Vice President KK kingdom Nigeria Limited stated this separately in Bauchi, while answering questions from reporters over-commitment of the state government to upgrade of essential infrastructure, through urban renewal, to prepare the State for sustainable growth and development.
They said “The scheme accommodates a 3 Arms housing zone for the Legislature, Judiciary and the Executive, a multifunctional corridor, recreation, and public facilities areas”.
Naziru said features under the arrangement to include; 456 Units of 900 – 1200 m2 of residential plots 125 Units of Government Reserve Area, More than 20km of internal roads connected to individuals plots.
He said the city is located in the old airport linked by the new 2.8km dual carriageway Tambari bye pass – Murtala Mohammed Way.