Ogun Government To Collaborate With FG In Developing Southwest Region
Ogun State Government has promised to support federal government’s efforts to ensure that the proposed Regional Development Plan for Southwest Geo Political Zone of the country becomes a reality.
Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Mr Tunji Odunlami gave the assurance while receiving Federal Government’s delegation led by the Deputy Director, Federal Ministry of Works and Housing, Mr David Akinola in Oke- Mosan, Abeokuta.
Mr Odunlami who was represented by the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry, Mrs Yetunde Dina, said the proposed plan would bring about harmonious development to the region.
Describing the proposed Regional Developmental Plan as a welcome Initiative, Mr Odunlami said the idea would also enhance the physical planning of southwest Nigeria.
Responding, the Deputy Director, Federal Ministry of Works and Housing, Mr David Akinola restated federal government’s committed to achieving a sustainable Regional development plan for the Southwest, especially Ogun Statedue to its borders with States in the region.
Mr Akinola who explained that the proposed project would fashion out a developmental plan for the six States in the region, said project was expected to be delivered in six months.