Edo State Governor Mr. Godwin Obaseki has said his administration ‘s focus is on developing all sector of the economy and ensure the people get the dividends of democracy.

Gov. Obaseki said this when he received members of Orhua Community in Uhunmwode local government area of Edo State who were on a courtesy visit to Government House, Benin City.

The governor represented by his Chief of Staff Hon. Osaigbovo Iyoha said the Obaseki led administration is committed to improving the standard of living of the Edo people and make life meaningful for all, as such has embraced people oriented policies that will stimulate economic growth and development.

He also noted that his administration has embarked on infrastructural development cross the state as several communities, towns have benefited in terms of road construction and rehabilitation.

“We have noted your request and the road in question is well known and the request will be channeled to the governor who has the love of the citizens at heart and he will surely attend to this and other issues you have presented.

Earlier, Dr. Julius Ahanor who led the delegation from Orhua Community on the courtesy visit commended the governor for his developmental stride in various aspect of Edo economy.

He appreciated Gov. Obaseki for the commissioning of electricity projects in the Community in 2018. ” We are proud of your developmental strides in the area of road construction across Edo State. Thank you for improved security in the area which has led to farmers returning to their farms.

‘We have witnessed investment in human resource development, youth and women empowerment, educational transformation and the Ossiomo electricity projects.

“Appeal to the governor to help us reconstruct Umokpe-Orhua-Iruekpen, asphalting Iruekpen-Orhua road which is about 5km” he added