The Executive Governor of Oyo State, ‘Seyi Makinde has assured traders at Agbowo Shopping Complex that the contract for the renovation would be re-awarded very soon.
Makinde stated this on Saturday while speaking on Political Circuit, a political talk show on Fresh FM Ibadan with Mayor Isaac Brown.
Makinde, who had earlier apologised to the affected traders, admitted that the project failed but promised to revisit it under Omituntun 2.0.
The governor has now promised to re-award the contract to another contractor, stating that the project will be tracked by the government.
His words: “We will re-award Agbowo Shopping Complex to another contractor very soon, though I confirmed it is a failed project.
“The paper is ready and we will ensure the new contractor is prompt about the project while we track it,” he added.