Plans Underway To Light Up Lagos Ibadan Expressway – Makinde
...Oyo Iseyin Road To Be Commissioned Soon
Oyo State governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde says his administration in partnership with Lagos and Ogun States are to light up one of the busiest roads in Nigeria, Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.
He made this known while receiving the Minister for Works, Senator David Umahi, on a courtesy visit in his office, Ibadan
Governor Makinde noted that the present administration in Oyo State had fixed some federal roads that have viable economic importance to the state, adding that Ibadan-Iseyin road has been so useful for Agribusiness across the zones of the state.
While appreciating the Federal Ministry of works for the construction and rehabilitation of some major roads in the state, governor Makinde also disclosed that the State is considering the dualization of Ibadan – Abeokuta road, from Iyaganku to Ogun State boarder, while Oyo Iseyin road would be commissioned soonest.
Reacting, the Minister of Works, Senator Umahi, said he was in the state to monitor and assess some federal road projects, saying that his assessment report would later be delivered to the Federal Government.
The Minister of Works however sought for more cooperation of the state government in achieving a success on federal government projects within its domain.