The Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Office in Oyo State has commenced a week-long tour of sites of projects awarded by the immediate past administration.
A statement issued on Wednesday by Mr Kunle Yusuff, the Senior Special Assistant on SDGs to Gov. Seyi Makinde, said that the tour was embarked upon to promote accountability and ensure compliance with administrative procedures.
Yusuff stated that his office decided to conduct the tour of the projects, which were awarded between April and May 2019, in line with government’s resolve to ensure that the people get value for funds.
”Some of the contracts/projects included the building of classrooms, general renovations of school facilities, provision of teachers’ furniture, fencing and construction of boreholes across 13 major locations in the state.
”Some of the locations were Kosobo in Oyo town, Ilora in Afijio Local Government Area, Odo-Oba near Ogbomoso, Saki, Iseyin, Eruwa, Odo-Ona, Oluyole and Ona-Ara in Ibadan among others,” he stated.
(Edited by Mufutau Ojo)