In fulfillment of its promise of constructing modern, semi motorized abattoirs in the Six Zones of the State, Governor of the State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola will tomorrow turn the Sod for the construction of the Osogbo Central Abattoir.
In a statement by the Commissioner for Agriculture and Food Security, Hon. Wale Adedoyin, the abattoir in Osogbo will have the capacity to handle 300 heads of animals per day, expandable to 500 heads per day.
The statement stated further that the Osogbo Central abattoir which will create more jobs and wealth for the people of the State will alsohave facilities to slaughter, process, store meat and meat products from Cattle, Sheep and Goats.
According to the Commissioners, the administration of Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola is committed to improving commercial activities in the state emphasizing that the government is concerned about making life more abundant for the generality of the people.
The release then enjoined all invited guests to be punctual at the venue to witness the very important and colorful event.
It will be recalled that Governor of the State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola had last week Friday turned the Sod for the construction of the ultra modern Iwo Central abattoir.