The Kwara State Governor, Mallam Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq had on Tuesday evacuated all the nine dumping sites at Adewole community in Ilorin West Local Government Area of Kwara State.
The pay loader with Tippers working at Waya’s dumping site on Tuesday.
The project supervisor, Comrade Abdulmajeed Abdulwahab Temidire disclosed this to RealNews reporter during the clearing exercise of the refuse site at Waya’s compound behind Adeta Primary school.
Pay loader and tippers clearing the dumping site at Abe’s compound, Kuntu Ilorin on Tuesday.
He disclosed that the governor personally sponsored the evacuation project from his pocket incompliance with the promises earlier made to the people of the community during the electioneering campaigns in 2019.
He explained that the exercise will soon extended to others eyesore dumping sites in the state, soliciting for the support for the success of Governor Abdulrazaq administration.
Pay loader and tippers clearing the refuse site at Oke-agodi community.
The project supervisor stated that nine refuse dumping sites in the ward include dump site at Waya’s compound, Abee’ compound, Olododo compound, Okufere’s compound, Agodi’s compound, Alawodi compound, Baba dudu’s compound and Oladele’s compound among others were cleared.
While commenting on the evacuation of refuse in the community onbehalf of others Magajis, the Magaji of Waya’s compound, Alhaji Oba Suleiman commended the governor for keeping to his promise.
He said the governor had earlier visited all the dumping sites in the area with a promise to evacuate all the dump sites before year runs out to stop the spreading of communicable diseases in the community.
He revealed that the site became big dumping site by little by little drop of refuse by some residents and passers by not minding the closeness of some residential buildings to the dumping site.
He disclosed that many past council chairmen have visited the site with a promise to evacuate the site but with no avail.
The elated Magaji appreciated the governor for keeping his promise alive, assuring that the cleared land would be use for commercial purposes as soon as possible.