Oyo government begins asphalt tarring of General Hospital

Olubunmi Osoteku, Ibadan


The Oyo State government has commenced the rehabilitation of the Second Gate road of the State Hospital, Ring Road, Ibadan, as part of measures to improve health care facilities and infrastructures in the State.

A statement from the Office of the General Manager, Oyo State Road Maintenance Agency (OYSROMA), Mrs Modinat Oduola, says arrangements are in top gear and logistics are in place to commence the rehabilitation work and finish it in good time.

.The statement notes that the road network within the hospital has been in serious disrepair over the years and this necessitated the initiative of the present administration in the State, led by Governor Seyi Makinde, to embark on the rehabilitation of the road.

According to the statement, “This is part of the efforts of the present administration to bring back the glories of the hospital and fulfill the electoral promises of the Seyi Makinde-led administration in providing good and qualitative healthcare system for the people.”

The statement says the road would add to the aesthetic value of the health institution while other intervention projects are also going on.

Oduola, through the statement, affirmed that, “This effort of the government is worthy of appreciation by all. Governor Makinde has promised and he is fulfilling the promise at all fronts.

She commended the State government for the rehabilitation, stressing that the gesture would help to alleviate the suffering of patients in the hospital and the public in general.

Ime Njoku