In a bid to further spread development to communities across the State, as well meet the global standard, Ogun State Government, in conjunction with the International Development Association, under the World Bank, has affirmed its readiness to assist community areas in the State.
The General Manager, Ogun State Community Social Development Agency, Engineer Salam Sakirudeen Ayinde, disclosed this recently at a programme in Abeokuta.
Engineer Ayinde explained that, the project was master minded by the joint bodies, aimed at achieving developmental goal in the communities, stating that, Ogun State was among the thirty two states that would benefit from the offer and the first batch of the project would be reaching out to Six Local Governments and thirty communities in the State.
He further stated that Logistics had been outlined at ensuring the widespread of the offer, noting that, ninety percentage of the focused project would be funded by the World Bank, while the remaining ten percent would be raised among members of the community.
Reacting, The Operation Manager of the Agency, Alhaji Adeyinka Amosun, commended the gesture of the State Government for its synergy with the international agencies, describing the project as a welcome development that would enhance Socio-economic growth of any given society.