The lawmaker representing Ewekoro State Constituency on the Ogun State House of Assembly, Yusuf Amosun, and his Ifo Constituency 2 counterpart, Ganiyu Oyedeji, have lamented the deplorable circumstances of the federal roads inside the state.
The lawmakers whereas making their exhibits at plenary acknowledged the Lagos-Abeokuta expressway desires the federal authorities’s consideration to ease the hardship being confronted by commuters on the freeway, significantly the loss of lives to crashes.
Under non-public rationalization, the lawmakers known as for palliatives on the Lagos-Abeokuta freeway and completely different roads linking Alagbole -Akute in Ifo.
It was not too way back reported that the Alagbole-Akute communities have been affected by flash floods, elevating the need for quick authorities consideration, significantly the channelling of waterways and clearing of drainages.
The Speaker of the Ogun Assembly, Olakunle Oluomo, commiserated with residents who misplaced relations and properties to flooding.
Oluomo challenged relevant Federal and State Government companies to take proactive measures to comprise any future flooding and completely different eventualities that might end result inside the loss of lives and property.
The Speaker moreover admonished residents to verify strict adherence to safe environmental practices by avoiding indiscriminate dumping of refuse in drainage and waterways.
While advising these spherical river banks to ponder quick relocation inside the wake of torrential rains, Oluomo sought the intervention of the state authorities in opening up canals, blocked drainages and waterways to chop again the impression of flood.
He assured freeway prospects that palliatives would shortly be utilized on the Lagos-Abeokuta freeway to alleviate the hardship.
He moreover disclosed that the Assembly is in talks with the state authorities to deal with the poor circumstances of the freeway, which he acknowledged cuts all through three Local Government Areas.
Oluomo well-known that efforts are in prime gear to produce respite for commuters plying the freeway by means of the Assembly’s intervention.