December 4, 2022



Tourism: Oyo govt to rehabilitate roads to Igbeti vacationer web site

The Oyo state authorities has stated it could quickly begin rehabilitation work on the roads resulting in Iyamapo, a 2000 metres above sea degree Hill in Igbeti city.

The Oyo state deputy governor, Barr. Bayo Lawal, gave the reassurance throughout the World Tourism Day, celebrated on September 27, at Igbeti, headquarters of Olorunsogo Native Authorities Space.

He additionally assured that the Oyo state authorities would put money into the tourism sector to draw native and worldwide traders, who will in flip drive the state’s financial enlargement drive.

Lawal additionally declared that the Governor Seyi Makinde-led administration deliberate to harness the developmental advantages of the state’s mineral assets in Igbeti, to increase the economic system. 

The deputy governor stated the current administration is set to reposition the state’s tourism sector with its large potential, to drive the economic system of the state.

Barr. Lawal, who hinted that assets within the Oke-Ogun zone of Oyo state are sufficient to maintain Oyo state’s economic system, subsequently, known as on traders to assist increase the financial actions of the state, via funding within the tourism sector.

“The state authorities is open to collaboration with traders and related stakeholders in fine-tuning plans to harness our potentials”, Lawal stated.

He defined that “harnessing the multi-million naira potentials within the state, shall be prolonged to the 168 tourism websites within the State. We’ll drive world-class vacationer websites and concrete regeneration work to draw vacationers, which can present gainful technique of employment for youth and ladies”.

Lawal added that it will open extra rural areas, like Igbeti, to vacationers because the plan consists of rehabilitating the street which can take vacationers to Iyamapo to see the wonder and entry all the opposite landmarks within the city.

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“Oyo state authorities will rehabilitate the roads resulting in Iyamapo hill, which is without doubt one of the tourism potentials in Igbeti. That is a part of our dedication to tourism within the state”, he stated.

“This will even encourage vacationers to go to Agbele hill, Bata erugba and different locations and by doing so, they contribute to the expansion of the economic system,” he stated.

Additionally talking, the Commissioner for Info, Tradition and Tourism, Dr. Wasiu Olatubosun stated that tourism within the State could be harnessed by the Seyi Makinde led administration. 

He known as on traders to consolidate the efforts being made by the state authorities and different stakeholders in calling for development and growth of the tourism sector.