September 22, 2020
Transportation

We will take full advantage of Lagos-Ibadan rail project – Gov Makinde

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde has said his administration would take full advantage of the ongoing Lagos-Ibadan Rail project when it becomes fully functional.


A statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Taiwo Adisa  notes that a lot of effort has been put into the rail project.

Governor Makinde, who stated this at the end of an inspection tour of the rail alongside the Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi and Minister of State for Transport, Senator Gbemisola Saraki, stated that Oyo State would put everything in place in terms of infrastructure to ensure that the residents derive the full benefits from the Lagos-Ibadan Rail Project.

He added that when completed, the Lagos-Ibadan Rail project would bring lots of economic benefits to Oyo State, adding that his administration would harvest the benefits for the good of the state.

The Governor, the Ministers and other Federal and State Government officials had embarked on the inspection tour from Ebutte Metta, through Iju, Abeokuta and then Omi-Adio, Ibadan.

Iyabo Adebisi

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