Babatunde Fashola, Minister for Power, Works and Housing, has said the Federal Government will assist Ashaka Cement Plc to actualise its 16 Megawatts coal power project, BusinessDay reports.
Fashola made the assertion on Saturday while speaking with newsmen during his visit to the factory in Ashaka Village, Funakaye Local Government Area of Gombe State.
“The coal power project still has about a year plus away. “It won’t be ready until next year, but we will support them in whatever way to deliver this project,” he said. According to him, the project will help the energy mix and energy security in the country.