The Ogun State Government on Friday said it had approved the reconstruction of 12 roads which cover 43 . 61 km in all the three Senatorial districts of the state .
The state Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure , Ade Adesanya, made this disclosure to journalists at a press briefing in Oke – Mosan.
He said the governor gave the approval for the roads at the State Executive Council meeting held on Thursday .
Adesanya said the roads would be completed between six and nine months.
He said , “ Yesterday (Thursday ), the Ogun State Governor , Prince Dapo Abiodun , approved the reconstruction of 12 roads. Some of these roads were already on our table . The roads will serve as links and alternative roads to reduce traffic congestion on major roads .
“ They were roads picked by people of the state and the governor gave an aggressive schedule that the roads be completed between six and nine months.
“ We still have about 40 roads to go . Most of these roads , as mandated by the exco, will be finished between six and nine months. ”