FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello has appealed for improved funding to enable the Federal Capital Territory Administration complete its numerous priority projects.

Malam Bello who made the appeal during the second day of oversight tour of FCT projects by the Senate Committee on the FCT also expressed appreciation for the support the committee has given the FCTA over time.

Commenting on the Greater Abuja Water Supply project which entails construction of water supply network, Malam Bello described it as a legacy project, and appealed for more funding in the budget to enable the FCTA get its counterpart funding for its execution.

Speaking on the Greater Abuja Water project, the Deputy Managing Director, CGCOC – the contractors handling the project, Mr. Fan Xiao Jiang said when completed, it will convey 480,000 cubic meters  and serve treated water to 2.5 million residents.

Other projects inspected include extension of Inner Southern Expressway (ISEX), access road to Kukuwaba rail station, access road to institutions district, Greater Abuja Water Supply and the N20 road project.