The Oyo State House of Assembly on Tuesday, ordered the state’s Ministry of Environment, Oyo State Emergency Management Agency, OYSEMA and fire brigade to salvage flooding that ravaged the state.
Flood wrecked havoc in some parts of Ibadan, following a heavy downpour that started, on Tuesday morning.
Hon. Joshua Olagunju representing Oriire State Constituency raised the point of order on the flood at Olodo, Olodo river in the state.
But in his motion, Hon. Fatai Adesina, from Ibadan South East 1 State Constituency said the flood is not only occurred in Olodo area of Ibadan but in Sawmill river bank which disturbed movement of commuters in Old Ife Road area of the state, on Tuesday morning.
The speaker of the house, Rt. Hon. Michael Adeyemo therefore ordered the state Ministry of Environment, the Oyo State Emergency Management Agency, OYSEMA and fire brigade to salvage the situation.