How we lost properties, livelihoods in 11 years over Oyo-Ogbomoso road dualisation —Victims


For many residents and structure owners along the stretch of the Oyo-Ogbomoso axis of Oyo State, it has been eleven years of loss, heartache and growing apprehension since the commencement of the dualisation of the Oyo-Ogbomoso section of the Ibadan-Ilorin new expressway.

They had converged on Wednesday and protested the refusal of the Federal Government to pay them over N2.8billion balance of their compensation since 2011. The affected property owners converged on a facility at Ajilete community, Gambari, in Ogbomoso, Oyo State and appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to prevail on the Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, to ensure the payment of the balance of…

Source: Nigerian Tribune