By Babajide Jokotagba

In what appeared like a never ending breeze of positivity, the Ogun State Public Works Agency OGPWA has again continued with the repairs of 16 roads across the length and breath of the state.

According to a statement made by the General Manager of the agency, Arch Gbenga Akintola, roads include Salawu Olabode avenue Ewang estate road, Ago Ika-Agura-Kobiti junction road, Bajomo street, Ayetoro garage, Lafenwa, Somorin-Iyangbu road, Odeda local government, Orile-Ifo road, Ifo, all in Ogun central.

In Ogun West, the GM revealed that Okede Palace road, Ota, Egua-Igbogila road, and Prof Asiwaju road, Imeko, all in Yewa North LGA.

Others are Ereko road, Ijebu Ode, Ijari-Erunwon-Ilese Barrack road, Odogbolu-Aiyepe road, TASUED internal roads, Asaiye road, Awolowo way, Ikenne General Hospital road, Iperu and Iperu Ilisan roundabout road.

Arch Akintola clarified that the selected roads cut across the three senatorial districts of the state and were taken from the identified and logged road network across the state which is a continuous exercise while he revealed that the selected roads were in no particular order of importance as the agency was poised to repair and re-habilitate as many roads as possible within the state as this remained the agency’s primary objective.

The GM said he was delighted by His Excellency, Governor Dapo Abiodun unrelenting efforts in bringing sustainable relief to the people of the state in the area of road Infrastructure and other sectors of the state economy.

He however harped on the need for all road users to be cautious as well as make good use of the road Infrastructure by desisting from harmful habits that could jeopardize the life span of the roads.

Also, Arch Akinola advised the motoring public to comply strictly with the road signs as the agency would equally mount more of such for speed breakers with the purpose of enlightenment and caution which in the long run would reduce carnages on the roads.

Babajide Jokotagba
Information Officer