Ekiti State Government has approved Contracts close to one billion
naira (#1b) that will cater for the welfare of its Citizens in the
Commissioner for Information, Tourism and Values Orientation, Aare
‘Muyiwa Olumilua, disclosed this at a Press briefing with Journalists
Aare Olumilua, who reiterated that the present administration led by
Governor Kayode Fayemi, is commitment to putting smiles on the faces
of Ekiti People, said 10, 000 bags of customized Safe Delivery Kits
(aka “Mama Kits”), have been procured and distributed to ensure safe
delivery of pregnant women at the sum of #54, 200, 000.
The Commissioner told the Journalists that a sum of over 140million
has been approved for the earth dredging of Osun stream channel,
construction of concrete channel at Temidire/Ifedore Street and
construction of the failed culvert at Ajolagun, all at Ikere-Ekiti in
Ikere LGA, at over #140million, which should be completed within three
He explained that Earth dredging of Onala-Balemo-Elemi, ItaEku-Poly
Road-Emirin, Omisanjana-Ureje-133KVA, Awajin-Ureje Road,
Ireakari-Ilawe Road, was to gulp over #194million and to be completed
within three months.
Aare Olumilua added that, the State Secretariat Complex Phase 5, Lot 1
and 11 would gulp over #611million, stressing that the two projects
would be completed by six months.
The Commissioner further briefed Journalists that Ekiti State
Discrimination against Persons with Disabilities (Prohibition Bill
2019) and Ekiti State Housing Corporation (Amendment Bill 2019), were
Present at the Press Briefing were; the Commissioner for Information,
Tourism and Values Orientation, Aare ‘Muyiwa Olumilua, Commissioner
for Environment, Mr. Olugbenga Agbeyo, Commissioner for Works and
Transportation, Mr. Sola Adebayo and the Chief Press Secretary to the
Governor, Mr. Yinka Oyebode.