Tags : Prof. Raphael Afonja

Oyo Govt Reawards Idi Ape-Basorun- Akobo Ojurin Road To Another

Oyo State Government has commenced process to reaward the Idi Ape-Basorun- Akobo Ojurin road to another contractor after the contract was revoked from the initial contractor for his failure to complete the project on scheduled. The State Commissioner for Works and Transport, Professor Raphael Afonja stated this while responding to questions from BCOS News Crew. […]

Oyo State Park Managers Sign Undertaking To Adhere Strictly By

Park Managers employed by the Oyo State Government have signed an undertaking to adhere strictly by all rules and regulations laid down by the State Government. The Park Managers were led by the Chairman of the State Motor Parks Disciplinary Committee, Alhaji Mukaila Lamidi. The ceremony, held at the Ministry of Public Works Infrastructure and […]

Makinde Flags Off Construction Of Ultra-Modern Bus Terminal

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has flagged off the Ultra-Modern Bus Terminal project in Iwo Road, Ibadan, to enhance the socioeconomic activities of the State and ease the movement of people and vehicles in the State capital. The Governor, who stated that the project signifies the commencement of the construction of befitting state-of-the-art modern […]

Oyo Approves Construction Of Four Ultra-Modern Bus Terminals

Oyo State Executive Council has approved the award of a contract for the construction of four Ultra-modern Bus Terminals to be located in Iwo Road, Challenge, New Ife Road and Ojoo. The State’s Commissioner for Public Works, Infrastructure and Transport, Prof. Raphael Afonja, who stated this on Tuesday, May 5, 2020, shortly after a meeting […]

Oyo Govt Approves Phase 2 Of Light-Up Projects; To Launch

Oyo State Government has approved the commencement of the Light-Up Oyo State project, which is to cover 70 roads and 223.42 kilometres across the five geopolitical zones of the State. The State’s Commissioner for Public Works, Infrastructure and Transport, Prof. Rapheal Afonja, made the disclosure while briefing Newsmen at the end of the state’s Executive […]

“Ban On NURTW Activities Still In Place; Foment Trouble, Go

The Oyo State Government has warned some leaders of the suspended National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) in the State to desist from carrying out the threats of violence issued in a video, which has gone viral in the last 24 hours. A statement signed by the State’s Commissioner for Public Works and Infrastructure, […]

Road Projects: We Won’t Demolish Properties Without Engaging Owners —

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Oluseyi Makinde, has declared that his Government would not demolish any property to facilitate road construction without adequately engaging with the owners and paying due compensations. Governor Makinde stated this on Monday, January 14, 2020, during an assessment tour of the abandoned Kuola-Jankata-Benbo-Apata Road on the Akala Expressway, which connects the […]