The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has assured that the federal government will ensure Oyo-Ogbomoso road receive attention
This is coming as the APC-led federal has concluded plans to commission the Lagos/Ibadan Expressway.
He stated this on Friday during a visit to the Soun of Ogbomoso, Oba Jimoh Oladunni Oyewumi, Ajagungbade III, and stressed it while addressing residents of the town at Soun Ogunlola Hall, Ogbomoso, Oyo State, according to a report by Nigeria Tribune.
Osinbajo was received on behalf of the state governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi by the Deputy Governor, Chief Moses Adeyemo. Other political functionaries in the team include Political Adviser to the President, Senator Babafemi Ojudu; Speaker, Oyo State House of Assembly, Rt Honourable Olagunju Ojo; senator representing Oyo North senatorial district, Senator Fatai Buhari, Honourable Segun Odebunmi and others
He said despite the paucity of funds the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration had executed numerous lofty programmes and projects such as TraderMoni, Home Grown School Feeding Programme, N-Power, MarkerMoni, rehabilitation and construction of many roads, construction of railways, among others
The vice president further added that the Federal Government would not relent in executing more laudable programmes, maintaining that the number of beneficiaries of Home Grown Feeding Programme would be increased from 9.2 million children to 12 million while 500,000 beneficiaries of N-Power would be leap-frogged to 1.5 million.