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Villagers, farmers stranded as bridge collapses in Oyo community [PHOTO]



The one bridge that connects the individuals of Iluju neighborhood in Oriire Native Authorities Space of Oyo State with different communities has collapsed.

Iluju is likely one of the communities in Ogbomoso geo-political zone of the State.

DAILY POST gathered on Monday that the Iluju Group Secondary Faculty was affected by the event.

The bridge was broken by heavy downpour witnessed in the neighborhood on Sunday.

This then prevented the individuals of the neighborhood from going out for social or financial actions on Monday.

Our correspondent additionally learnt that scores of commuters, enterprise house owners and farmers who have been going to the neighborhood on Monday have been stranded because of the collapsed bridge.

It was gathered that it prevented SSS3 college students of Group Secondary Faculty, Iluju who’re at the moment sitting for the WAEC examination from gaining entry into their college.

The lawmaker representing Oriire State Constituency within the Oyo State Home of Meeting, Jacob Abidoye Bamigboye visited the collapsed bridge on Monday.

Bamigboye appealed to the Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde to urgently assist repair the highway.

”That is actually a tragic growth. The highway is the one hyperlink connecting Iluju Group to all different communities.

“We’re grateful that no life was misplaced within the collapsed bridge.

“Because of this I made a decision to examine the broken bridge and enchantment to our amiable Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde to assist direct related ministry or company to start the reconstruction of the bridge,” he stated.

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