Rubitec Power Limited, one of the two firms executing Light-Up Kwara (LUK), the solar-powered streetlight project of the Kwara State Government, has released a comprehensive installation roll-out plan for the second phase of the project.
The roll-out plan, which was made available by the state Ministry of Energy, indicated that civil works component and the streetlight installation will be covered in three phases over a period of six months.
For section 1, a total of 256 poles will be deployed, covering 8.70km of roads across three routes within the Metropolis, including Kulende Estate Junction – FCMB Murtala road, Maraba – Oja-Oba and General Roundabout – Oja-Oba.
While for section 2, 392 poles will be erected across six routes, covering 9.952km. The routes to be covered are Michael Imoudu – Offa Garage, Offa Garage – Unity roundabout, Unity roundabout – FCMB Murtala, Geri Alimi – CAILS and other roundabouts within the metropolis.
The road length to be covered under the third phase is 6.36km with 196 poles installed across four routes including Emir’s road – Post Office, Balogun Fulani – Gambari, Yebumot roundabout – Adeta roundabout and Abdulkadir road, Ilorin.