Story By Admin, Tuesday, June 8, 2021
It was a dream come true and triumph of light over long time darkness for the people of Afoni, Alafiatayo,Adeope and orelope community ibadan as their oneness to provide a 500KVA transformer with an approximate estimate of #8million spent in supplying electricity to the community with no kobo of the state government.
Speaking at the commissioning of the transformer project, the project Chairman, Comrade Ganiyu Dolapo disclosed that the project began on the 25 November, 2018 was initiated because of lack of electricity supply to the area and when there was, the current has been so low.
Comrade Ganiyu said the community made frantic effort to ensure the project is successful before now with several calls and pleas to a member of the federal house of representatives during last political dispensation representing Egbeda/Ona Ara Constituency who pledged to assist, but no response from him.
While commissioning the transformer, the Chairman, Ona Ara Local Government Alhaji Musibau Adesina Sanusi commended the community for supporting the state government through its community participation.
He assured them of government participation in the future community projects for more development in the area adding that all their requests will henceforth be considered even now that he has been Elected as the local government chairman.
The Oniroko of Iroko land, Oba Olasunkanmi Abioye expressed his joy at the good step taken by the community.
He appreciated the Oyo state government on the ongoing road construction at Ajia and infrastructural development that links Iyana Agbala to Ajia road and urged people to also help the government by supporting the administration.