Osun Determined To Transform Rural Areas

Kunle Ige

The Governor of the State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has enjoined the newly appointed board members of the Ministry of Water Resources, Rural Development and Community Affairs to work with the Community Development Councils (CDC) on the maintenance of facilities provided by the government in their communities as the present administration is determined to transform rural areas through the provision of electricity, water and motor-able roads to make life worth living for the people at the grassroots.

The Special Adviser to the Governor on Water Resources, Rural Development and Community Affairs Mr. Kunle Ige, disclosed this during the maiden meeting of board members appointed by Ogbeni Aregbesola to oversee the affairs of the Ministry. He stated further that, the board members shall be fully involved along in the day to day running of the affairs of the newly created Ministry.

While responding, the team leader of the newly appointed Board Members, Alhaji Taofeek Makinde, commended the management staff of the Ministry of Water Resources, Rural Development and Community Affairs on their remarkable performance as demonstrated through various infrastructural project in all rural communities across the state of Osun.