The Igbogbo Youth Coalition (IYC), the umbrella body of the youths in Igbogbo, has described the news of the inclusion of the reconstruction of the Igbogbo/Offin/Oreta Road in the 2023 Supplementary budget, as a massive news.
In a statement signed today by the IYC President, Comrade Kazeem Ogumnmuyiwa, the youths said that the inclusion of the road for reconstruction in the supplementary budget, has further confirmed that the three term representative of the Ikorodu Federal Constituency, Rep. Babajimi Benson, is a messiah sent to develop Ikorodu Division.
“It is now further confirmed that Hon Babajimi Benson is a messiah in Ikorodu Division. Although, it is already confirmed in so many ways that JB is a special politician and leader, but this particular action of facilitating the inclusion of Offin-Oreta Road in the FG’s supplementary budget, evidences the uncommon affection of JB as our Super Federal Representative”, he said.
“JB is a developmental genius who has the naturally endowment to leverage political capital for the development of economic potentials.
“The Oreta-Offin Road is a very strategic road in Igbogbo-Baiyeku LCDA. The littoral advantage of the axis has huge socio-economic and environmental importance. The axis has a sizable population of people and it’s home to growing businesses that have been greatly affected by the deplorable condition of the road network.
While stating that residents of Igbogbo-Bayeku Local Council Development Area of the Ikorodu Federal Constituency, has been longing for the government’s attention on the road for several years, the IYC President added that the road will improve the economic and social importance of the area.
“The construction of this road network is an overdue project that will open up so many areas along the axis, and will, in fact, boost the economy of the state at large”, he said.
“The federal government, especially the facilitators of this project, will be in the record and memories of the people forever for bringing life back to the axis.
“Thank you, JB”.