|Kwara state governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed|
Executive Council has approved the rehabilitation of Share-Patigi road.
Speaking during Sallah homage paid on him by traditional rulers from
Kwara North at Government House, Ilorin on Tuesday, Governor Ahmed said
Ilorin-old Jebba road is currently under-going rehabilitation while
Tsaragi-Shonga road is in the front burner.
state feel federal presence, also appealed to the federal government to
make funds available for completion of the on-going rehabilitation of
federal roads in the state especially Kaiama-Kishi road.
million dollars from the World Bank for rural roads across the state.
deploy infrastructure to agrarian communities to ease movement of
agricultural produce with a view to improving the state economy.
North region, saying that the region is known for its agricultural
diversification of the economy which is receiving the needed attention
of the federal government. The state will also continue to partner in
providing infrastructure to support agric-business in the state.”
advocate for local government councils in the state to look beyond
federal allocation to meet their statutory responsibilities.
federal government has shown the lead in diversification of the nation’s
economy by encouraging investment in agriculture.
government should follow this laudable initiative of the government “,
the governor said, adding that the state will continue to give support
to agriculture as another source of revenue generation.
the state are duly represented in appointments of key government
functionaries and distribution of social amenities and infrastructural
will resume work very soon”, the governor assured the traditional
governor for his continuous support for the people of Kwara North
especially in appointments and provision of infrastructure.
Service position to Kwara North and assured the governor their