The cheques had been offered to the affected events on the official commissioning of the newly upgraded Ijede Road.
Baba Suwe received the sum of N3.1 million as compensation for his demolished property whereas Malok Petrol Station received N100 million, Stir Oil and Gas Petrol received N36 million, Igbe Central Mosque Degolu Junction received N8million.
Sanwo-Olu offered the cheques to these affected on the official unveiling of the newly upgraded Ijede Road.
Sanwo-Olu, whereas talking on the commissioning of the street mentioned it was a promise fulfilled. He famous that his administration had delivered yet one more street that might make life extra comfy and significant for residents.
He mentioned, “In December 2019, we had been right here to flag-off the in depth rehabilitation works on Ijede Road. On that event, I made a promise that the contractor would instantly transfer to the location and that the venture could be delivered in 18 months.
“At that point, we didn’t envisage the devastating influence of the COVID 19 pandemic and the impact of the following lockdown on the best way we work and implement our initiatives. We additionally didn’t envision the EndSARS protests that degenerated into the wanton destruction of lives and properties.
“Despite these challenges and the dwindling monetary sources of the state led to by the results of the COVID 19 pandemic on non-public and public sector companies, we’ve got, nevertheless, saved our promise and the rehabilitated Ijede Road (Itamaga-Ewu Elepe Section) is being delivered at the moment as scheduled.
“Today, we may also current compensation cheques to among the affected individuals whose properties needed to give means for the Igbogbo-Igbe Road Expansion Project. This speaks to the truth that ours is a responsive authorities alive to its obligations to ship the best good to the best quantity.
“Not only are we interested in bequeathing this major road infrastructure to the people of Ikorodu, but we are also even more determined to ensure that we do this in the most honorable way, by ensuring that those whose properties have had to make way for this project to be realized are appropriately, and transparently compensated.”