Oyo state governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde has flagged off the construction of the Saki- Ogboro-Igboho 45.3km road project at a sum of #8.7 billion naira.
Flagging off the project, governor Makinde said the road construction was part of his campaign promises made to the people of Saki.
Governor Makinde added that the road when completed would boost food security in the state.
The road is being reconstructed by Messrs China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) under the Alternative Project Funding Approach.
In a remark,the state Commissioner for Public Work, Professor Dahud Sangodoyin, said the road would be completed within 18 months.