Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State on Wednesday defined the rationale behind his order that the contractor dealing with Ibadan round street ought to go away the positioning.
DAILY POST recollects that Makinde had final month ordered the contractor dealing with the street to go away.
Makinde has, nevertheless, mentioned that he ordered the contractor to go away the positioning because of the sluggish tempo of labor on the venture.
The governor acknowledged this throughout a tour of the venture
He famous that his administration sacked the contractor inherited from the earlier administration because of unsatisfactory sluggish tempo of labor.
He, nevertheless, promised that his administration will full the 32-kilometre stretch, First Part of Ibadan Round Highway, earlier than the top of his tenure on Could 28, 2023.
He added that the previous contractor can be unable to ship the street in one other 20 years if allowed to proceed at that sluggish tempo.
Makinde promised to pay the sacked contractor after evaluating work accomplished.
“We’ve terminated the preliminary association.
“That is the street that we predict will change the economic system of Oyo State considerably however the earlier contractor, if we had continued with their tempo, possibly they could end in one other 20 years, ” the Governor mentioned.
Makinde explains why he sacked contractor dealing with Ibadan round street