The Lekan Salami Stadium Sophisticated fees in excess of N5bn mainly because other amenities will be developed aside from the h2o-logged, roof-leaking primary bowl.
Mr. Taiwo Adisa, the Chief Push Secretary to Governor Seyi Makinde, built this acknowledged in a statement on Thursday.
Other facilities anticipated to be in the stadium are the gymnasium and indoor sports hall, a tennis court docket as well as the luxury flats.
The PUNCH stories that for the duration of the unveiling of the project, the pitch was water-logged, and the roof leaked.
Although the match in opposition to the Slovenian club was on, there was a downpour, which prompted the newly refurbished pitch to be water-logged.
Movies also surfaced on line of element of the stadium’s roof leaking while the match was on.
The governor’s aide alleged that some misguided opposition components wished to rubbish the stadium undertaking.
He explained that assert that only the stadium cost N5 billion was untrue and mischievous.
He taken care of that the sum staying touted was for the price of correcting the entire sporting activities advanced, which is in phases.
Adisa reported, “Some critics have tried to blow the cost of correcting the Lekan Salami Stadium, Adamasingba out of proportion, especially in watch of the drinking water that logged on sections of the pitch due to heavy rain.
“Let it be positioned on file that the primary bowl of the stadium was only the first stage of the complete task which arrives in phases. There is the key bowl, the gymnasium, and indoor sporting activities corridor for a variety of sporting functions, a entire world-course Tennis court docket as perfectly as luxury residences which will be specified out on an once-a-year subscription.
“Besides, the pitch as found on Wednesday is a function in development, since the contractor has not handed over the project to the condition authorities.”