Residents of Odeda local government area of Ogun state have express happiness over the grading of Rural roads across the local government by the chairman of the local government, Hon. Folashade Adeyemo led administration in the last two months.
Residents, who spoke with newsacross.com expressed delight with the network of roads that consist of both inter villages and intra-town with rural roads.
Although some are calling for more road grading across the local government areas, majority are of the views that the grading by the Adeyemo administration had opened up the opportunities for them to move their goods to the markets and open up commercial and economic activities across the length and breathe of the local government.
According to the Supervisor for works and infrastructure, Hon. Taofeek Ojerinde he said
“The chairman has synergized with the local leaders, councilors, and party faithfuls representing each ward to identify those roads in critical conditions for the rehabilitation and grading”
According to him, he said the people of the Akingbala area of Eleweran, Alalubosa,Osioyemi communities in Obantoko ward, Apakila of Camp Area, Agbetu village in Osiele ward, Omiyola Alagba of and Abule Owu in Orile Ilugun ward had all seen their major roads graded by the Odeda Local Government.
Hon. Adeyemo, While appreciating everyone that has contributed to ensuring the upgrading the roads, She remarked that
“The massive grading exercise is embarked upon as a fulfillment of campaign promises to the people of Odeda Local government hence sought the continuous support of the people for her administration and that of His Excellency, the governor of Ogun state, Prince Dapo Abiodun
“For those wards that are yet to be reached the chairman hereby appealed to them to exercise patience as the grading exercise shall be a continuous process in batches provided the weather permits the smooth operation of the graders and the works department of the council”
Since the inception of her administration, Hon Adeyemo has remained focused on the GBAYI Agenda of her administration and she has always placed her people’s interests first in all her decisions and actions