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Amosun promises to concentrate on rural development if elected

2015-01-29 09:50
Supporters ride in a campaign bus of leading opposition All Progressive Congress (APC) presidential candidate Mohammadu Buhari and his running mate Yemi Osinbajo as they drive past a campaign poster of Nigerian President and candidate to his re-elect ~ PIUS UTOMI EKPEI

Abeokuta - Gov. Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun on Wednesday promised to continue to commit the resources of the state for the development of the rural areas across the state, if re-elected.

Amosun gave the promise in Coker, a town in Ifo local Government of the state in Ogun during his re-election campaign tour.

He said his administration would focus on the construction of rural roads, electricity supply, and create employment opportunities in rural communities.

“I want to thank you for your support and perseverance in the last three and half years.”

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“It is not that we neglect you; our concentration during the first term was on urban renewal which we intend to attract investors into the state.”

“You can see that many companies have sprung up in the state and many investors are still interested in doing their businesses in Ogun.”

“What we have been doing is to make the environment more conducive for investors.”

“This we believe will allow us to develop the rural areas for the establishment of more industries and for investors to come in.”

Read more on: ogun state  |  2015 elections  |  politics  |  rural development

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