Ogun State Government has reiterated its commitment to infrastructural development, especially on construction of roads across the three Senatorial Districts of the State.
The Special Adviser to the Governor on Works and Infrastructure, Engr. Babatunde Adesina who revealed this during a radio programme in Abeokuta, highlighted the achievements of his Ministry in the last three years.
Adesina noted that over 80 roads had been rehabilitated and reconstructed, some completed while others are ongoing and at different stages of completion in all the 20 Local Government Areas of the State.
The Commissioner said some of the completed roads include, Ijebu-Ode – Epe road, Abeokuta-Sagamu, Osi-Ota- Ikola/ Ray power, Elite-Oke Lantoro roads, Lusada–FTZ, among others, while Atan-Lusada-Agbara, Ilaro-Owode, Lafenwa Rounder, Molusi College, Ijebu-Igbo, Kemta-Somorin, Oke-Ola, Imeko roads are nearing completion.
Adesina while pointing out the economic benefits of constructing Agro Cargo Airport in the State, said the impact is enormous on the development of agriculture and industrial sectors to further create direct and indirect employment for the citizens, assuring that the ongoing construction at the airport would be delivered in record time.
The Special Adviser maintained that Prince Dapo Abiodun had left no stone unturned on the completion of inherited projects, saying the State government would continue to deliver dividends of democracy to the people.
He implored citizens to take ownership of constructions in their domains by desisting from indiscriminate dumping of refuse in drainages, advising motorists to maintain the stipulated speed limits on the road to avoid crashes.