Shagamu—Ore HighwayWatch: From 42 to 3 checkpoints?
By Martins Oloja I didn’t know where the miracle emanated from. It was a major breakthrough that didn’t hit prominent headlines during the Yuletide to the New Year celebrations: that police and construction firms could withdraw considerably from the Sagamu Interchange to Ore in Ogun-Ondo axis of the federal highways. The origin of my surpise: Barely a month ago, I travelled to Ajagba, my town in Irele Local Government, Ondo State in the course of planning for the burial of my father who passed on since September, 2021. I was shocked that I physically documented 42 police checkpoints from Sagamu