BY GANIYU AGBELUSI
There was jubilation among residents of Idanre council area of Ondo State, Southwest Nigeria as grading of roads in the council area commenced in earnest with the newly acquired SEM 9 Grader from the state government.
The Chairman, Prince Kayode Aroloye launched the Idanre road rehabilitation project starting from Alade/Atosin ward.
One of the residents who could not hide her joy , Mrs Taiwo Margret, expressed happiness that the Chairman did not fail to keep his promises to Atosin people noting that the bad road had brought untold hardship to them.
Prince Aroloye during the launch disclosed that over six million naira would be expended on the project with good drainages on both sides of the road.
He however promised to ensure that the work was completed through prudent management of resources despite paucity of funds
Many people in the council came to witness the project launch during which the new SEM 919 Grader was first put to use.
The Speaker of Idanre Local Government Legislative Arm and councilor ,Alade / Atosin Ward , Mr Bidemi Gbodi lauded Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu for releasing the earth moving equipment to the council areas
Also , High Chief Bayo Akindunjoye commended the Chairman , Prince Aroloye for initiating the road project promptly to make life better for the people of Idanre.
High chief Akindunjoye used the occasion to appreciate the notable peace moves by Prince Aroloye to harmonise communities in the area , saying this had brought tranquility to Idanre.
He then pledged the unflinching support of the people to Aroloye’s administration for continued peace and progress in Idanre Local government area.