The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola, has been told to give special recognition to Ogun State in road construction.
Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, made this appeal on Saturday at a stakeholders’ town hall meeting attended by the Minister at the Ogere end of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.
Abiodun said Ogun State plays host to the largest industrial hub in the country, adding that roads in the state have become deplorable due to activities of heavy duty trucks.
“It is just right to say that Ogun State deserves a special status in terms of consideration for road constructions.
“I believe this is doable. It is not just for Ogun State, it is for the common good of all Nigerians and continued development of our great nation,” he…