The Kwara State House of Assembly has invited the state Commissioner
for Works and Transport Alhaji Aro Yahaya to appear at the floor of the
House on Tuesday to brief the 24 member legislator on the current status
of Asa dam- Egbejila- Airport road project.
This followed a
Matter of ?Urgent Public Importance raised by a member representing
Ilorin Central Constituency Hon. Segilola Abdulkadir on the present deplorable condition of the road.
The Speaker,Dr. Ali Ahmad while speaking on the matter, said the
road project which had claimed lives was strategic as the road according
to him would serve as alternative route when work commences at the
Diamond Split Bridge Project at the Geri-Alimi roundabout and assured
that the house will do all it could to ensure that the road project was
Meanwhile the House has defered debate and
confirmation on the establishment of Kwara State Infrastructure Fund
(IF-K) under under the Public Private Partnership Structure.
Members had while speaking on the Governor's message resolved to consult
their various constituencies and ensure that the new strategy was in
conformity with the laws and aspirations of the state.
House equally observed a minute silence in honour of a staff of the
Information Department of the State House of Assembly Mr.Raphael
Olumaiyeguna who passed on two weeks ago after a brief illness.