Osun State governor, Ademola Adeleke, will, on Thursday, 7 March, flag off the construction of the 5.68km Erin Osun – Egbedi – Osogbo/Iwo express road project.

According to a statement by the state Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, Kolapo Alimi,the project is one of the Inter-city roads as officially pronounced by Mr Adeleke during the launch of the multi-billion infrastructural projects of his administration.

When completed, aside from enhancing trade and commerce, the road is expected to boost the confidence of the motoring and non-motoring public, especially in the smooth conveyance of farm products from the rural to urban areas.

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Mr Alimi stressed that because of its importance and strategic location, the road project will also reduce incessant accidents usually experienced in the axis. 

The flag-off holds at Erin-Osun end of the road around Erin-Osun Town Hall, Oke Awesin Area, Erin-Osun, by 10 a.m.