Works Minister clarifies Lae road lights issue

Contractors have been engaged and have commenced roadworks from Nine-Mile to Yalo Bridge in Lae, Morobe Province.

Works Minister Michael Nali gave an update on the roadworks, when asked by Lae MP John Rosso.

“The issue of Nine-Mile to Nadzab, many leaders of Morobe ask that question, the department has engaged a contractor and works have started from Nine-Mile to Yalo bridge and Nadzab,” he said.

“Most of Lae city roads have been upgraded but the section from University to Bumayong road, contractor has worked on it and with the issue of lights, the contractor has spoken to PPL regarding the issue.

“And since it’s been a while, he thought it was already fixed but now that the MP has brought it to light, the department will follow up and have the lights sorted out.”

(Works Minister Michael Nali filepic)

Sally Pokiton