Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State during his inspection of project on Monday at the nine kilometers Kulende junction-Sango-UITH-Oke-ose road in Ilorin expressed satisfaction about the progress of the ongoing project and acknowledged the quality of work on the road project.
He appreciated the contractor and consultant handling the project for working according to specifications. He has hope that project will be completed on schedule
While conducting inspection the Consultant in charge, Engr Kola Shittu informed the Governor that the project was in 45 per cent completion level and assured the Governor that the project would be completed in October, this year.
The consultant further explained that there was more progress of work at Oyun bridge to Kwara Polytechnic gate and Kwara Polytechnic gate to Oke-Ose sections with earth work and drainages. He said that less attention was given to construction from Kulende to Oyun bridge section as a result of heavy traffic along the area.
During the Inspection, the Governor promised and assured contractors handling projects in the state of prompt release of funds through the Kwara Infrastructure Development Fund (IF-K).
The Governor said “IF-K is a sustainable funding window for all capital projects in the state which guarantees timely release of funds”
He therefore, reassured the people of the state that all ongoing projects would be taken to completion levels before the end his tenure.
Shittu thanked the Governor for prompt release of fund for the project and promised that the project would be delivered on scheduled.