NI minister re-iterates A5 commitment during Donegal visit

The North’s Roads Minister Conor Murphy has given an assurance that he remains absolutely committed to the A5 project and that it is included in the North’s budget for the next four year term.

The proposed stretch of motorway will run from Aughnacloy to Derry completing the A5 between Derry and Dublin.

The Irish government has committed 400 million pounds to the project however some politicians north and south have question both goverment's decisions to fund the route.

Speaking in Donegal the Road's Minister Conor Murphy says he is confident, that even with a change of government in the south, funding for both sides will be there for the project:

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