Kwara Community Appreciates FG On Road Construction
The Chairman, Olorunshogo Community in Adewole area of Ilorin West Local Government of Kwara State, Alhaji Issa Salman Elepo has appreciated the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development for the construction of community road from Cottage hospital to Odota junction.
He expressed satisfaction over the excellent work done on the construction of 3.0 kilometres asphalt road at Olorunshogo in the community.
The chairman who made this known while feilding questions from Nigeria RealNews reporters at the site of the project said he was highly impressed with the quality of job done by the contractor.
He explained that community approached the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development for the construction of the road, adding that the ministry promised to construct the road without construction drainage.
He disclosed that all members of the community were charge to contribute towards the construction of drainage of which residents responded with monetary contribution.
The elated chairman said the whole community were happy about the construction of the road as the road has started boosting the economy of the people of the area as more commercial and private vehicles were easily plying the road.
He appealed to the Kwara State Government under the leadership of Mallam Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq and others kind-hearted individuals for the assistance on construction of drainage.
Also speaking, one of community elders, Alhaji Ibrahim Bamidele Saka urged the state government to take over the construction of the project from the community, elougisig the federal ministry of agriculture and rural development for the road construction.
Another landlord in the community, Mallam Sulyman Abdulkakeem Oloruntoyin thanked all that donated to the construction of drainage, soliciting for more financial assistance from public for the speedy completion of the drainage before the rains.