- Senator representing Kogi West, Smart Adeyemi, has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for allocating N3billion in the 2021 Appropriation Act for construction of Kabba-Egbe-Ilorin and Kabba-Iyamoye-Omuo roads.
In the Appropriation Act just released by the Federal Government, according to a statement by the Kogi West Senator, adequate budgetary provision has been made for the construction of two major roads in Kogi West, namely,
(I) Kabba- Egbe- Ilorin road (N2billion), and
(II) Kabba-Iyamoye-Omuo road (N1billion).
Earlier, Senator Adeyemi had promised that no stone will be left unturned in the struggle to ensure that roads in Kogi West receive appropriate Federal attention.
Adeyemi, according to a statement by his legislative aide, Chief Olowo Cornelius said: “I thank Mr. President for acting expediently in alleviating the pains of the people of Kogi West as a result of poor infrastructure.
“This decisive initiative has changed the hitherto unpleasant narrative and I am particularly happy that you, Mr President, made this possible”.
Senator Adeyemi also thanked Governor Yahaya Bello, for persistently and tenaciously working without ceasing to ensure that this great milestone is achieved.
He further implored the people of Kogi West to continue to give their unwavering support to the APC both at the State and Federal level.