The Sustainable Development Goals,SDG, group under the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, Scheme has commissioned a Zebra crossing along Costain Road, Oke-Baale Osogbo, Osun
With the assistance of the Ministry of Works and Transport Osogbo Zzonal office, the SDG group last week undertook the Zebra crossing project in a bid to curbing the constant hazards along the road, hence ,living up to the group’s goal of creating a sustainable environment.
Engineer Ademiluyi Adetomiwa, a representative from the Ministry of Works and Transport, Osogbo zonal office applaud the project as he stressed it would help prevent road accidents and equally make motorists and bike men plying the road to control their speed
Meanwhile,the president of the Community Development Service group, Mr. Sodiq Oladele, said, ” they chose the strategic location to do the zebra crossing because they wanted an effective project
It was confirmed there are five different nursery and primary schools around the area. “The project would enhance the easy usage of the road by the pupils.” Oladele said
n addition ,the group urged all plying the road to strictly adhere to the rules of the Zebra crossing because the project will benefit not only the pupils but all and sundry.
By: Olusegun Omotosho