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Satisfaction as rehabilitation of Ilesa-Akure expressway commences



The Federal Authorities has taken steps to rehabilitate the dangerous portion of the Igila-Ileki, Irojo axis of the Ilesa-Akure expressway.

This motion is coming per week after repeated calls have been made to the involved companies of presidency and the federal and state governments to hold out restore works on the dangerous portion of the street to keep away from untold calamities.

DAILY POST gathered from impeccable sources that respite has lastly come the way in which of motorists plying the street as restore work has commenced.

The pitiable state of the street had in latest days been producing unfavorable reactions and triggered a rift between residents and haulage drivers who are inclined to divert into Ilesa city with a purpose to keep away from being delayed by the dangerous street and visitors congestion it had triggered.

A resident, Adeyemi Olufadeju, whereas talking on the event, expressed shock that the federal government has moved heavy equipment to the location lower than per week after information of the deplorable state of the street was damaged by numerous media retailers.

Whereas praising the federal government for taking proactive steps, he defined that the motion confirmed that governance was all concerning the folks and taking accountability.


A neighborhood chief, Ifasetan Akinjiya, defined that the state of affairs was turning into embarrassing and stress between residents and the haulage drivers was nearly degenerating to violence as each events insisted on their rights in regards to the roads throughout the city.

He additionally expressed pleasure that when the restore work is accomplished on the street, peace will return to the neighborhood, and the cordial relationship between them and the haulage drivers could be restored.

The Arojo of Irojo, Chief Olusegun Akeju, confirming the event additionally referred to as on the Federal Authorities to watch the contractor dealing with the venture with a purpose to guarantee a very good job is completed.

He defined that with the rehabilitation of the street, drivers will probably be relieved because the dangerous street had triggered a variety of hardship for them.

The Ilesa-Akure expressway is a serious hyperlink between the South West and different elements of the nation and most automobiles plying the street had abandoned it attributable to its deplorable situation.

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