Hi @aod79: welcome to the forum, please take a look at the posts in the #start-here category if you’ve not had a chance yet.
Can you please clarify what OS you are using? If it’s RHEL, I’m afraid you’ll have to use different channels to ask the EPEL package maintainers. Packages in Fedora and RHEL do not necessarily have the same versions or life cycles----Fedora moves much quicker generally. They may not even share the same maintainers.
As you can see here, none of the current Fedora releases support 1.16—they’re all on 1.18: