Member, House of Representatives, representing Ibadan North-East/South-East Federal Constituency who is also the Vice chairman House Committee On Airforce, Hon. Abass A. Adigun (Agboworin) commended Gov. Seyi for making a notable impact in boosting the economy of Ibadan City and Oyo State.
Hon. Abass congratulated Governor Seyi Makinde, the Managements of Alakia Airport and Air Peace for the successful commencement of the Ibadan flights.
In a statement released and made available to Heritageecho.com, through his director of communication and media, Aremu Ibrahim, he said,Governor Seyi Makinde has commissioned the renovated and remodelled Protocol/VIP Lounge at the Ibadan Airport, Alakia, providing an operational vehicle, a fire truck, constructing and installing a 500,000-litre aviation fuel facility were part of the steps Oyo State Government took to upgrade the airport.
With the commencement of this Air Peace flight, connecting Ibadan from other parts of the country will become very easy as Air Peace has brought down the fares and operates Ibadan- Port-Harcourt and Ibadan – Enugu routes too.
Business activities in the area and axis of Ibadan airport, Alakia will improve, Ibadan Airports will evolved from infrastructure providers to complex businesses that produce considerable commercial development well beyond their perimeters, “The land surrounding the airports has become a focal point for a range of economic activities that thrive on long-distance connectivity.” Hon. Abass said.
Hon. Abass Adigun added that “This is a testimony of good governance, and we are proud of your performance Sir”, His Excellency Governor Seyi Makinde.