The Ogun State Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure, Olamilekan Adegbite, has attributed the success recorded by the State government in infrastructural development, to the detailed and voluminous blueprint of government before it came into office.
Adegbite who stated this in a statement by the spokesperson in the Ministry of Works and Infrastructure, Mr. Ayokunle Ewuoso, said the governor had constituted a broad-based team of experts and professionals in different fields, who came together to prepare a blueprint of what the Governor will do. The Commissioner said it was easy for him to translate the blueprint into reality in the area of Infrastructural development, because, he was part of the team of experts that developed the blueprint adding that the all-round development witnessed in the state was an orchestrated plan.
He said, “We did a lot of groundwork, we toured all Ogun-state, did lots of studies and what will be required if come into office. So this document, which was detailed and well planned. Government has designed a road system for the entire state, which will cover from Abeokuta going to Lagos via Mowe-Ibafo going through Sagamu, adding that from Sagamu, government will extend it to Ijebu-Ode.
Adegbite stated further that with Sagamu, as a hub, government would extend the road network to Ilaro to Ota and Agbara estate linking the industrial areas. According to him, the road system was designed in a five-phase project adding that the infrastructural development that has dotted the state, has solved the transportation problem and improve the penetration of industries, which in effect has improved Ogun state ’s Internally Generated Revenue, (IGR).