DO YOU KNOW? POLITICAL GIST SOCIETY GIST GOVERNOR MAKINDE ADDRESSES REFUSE DISPOSAL SITUATION IN IBADAN By Admin Posted on November 28, 2019 2 min read 0 0 379 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin DEMILADE TIWO The Governor of Oyo State mr Seyi Makinde has said that the major chllenge with the refuse disposal in Ibadan the states capital is that the waste disposal contractor are not servicing the dumpsite. Makinde who took to his Facebook page to reveal this said he has assured the contractors that the challenges outlined would be addressed soon. He wrote: “we recognise the environmental impact on our people, especially with the potable water facilities within about 2 kilometers radius of the dumpsite”. Makinde also promised that his Government would see to the fixing of the road which leads from Apete to the dumpsite. “The roads from Apete to the dumpsite which is about 4 kilometers, will be promptly fixed by Oyo State Road Maintenance Agency. the same road leads to Akufo farm settlement which is in our 2020 Budget to be transformed into a farm estate” he added. The Governor also said that as a result of the work that would soon commence in the area, there would be job opportunities for people. He however solicited the cooperation of thee people in the area to enable achievement of goals.