Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde has inaugurated a 27man steering committee for the Oyo State Development Plan.
In a statement released by the Governor, the development plan which rest on four pillars will run between 2021-2040 is a long term plan that looks beyond the present administration.
“This afternoon, we inaugurated the Steering Committee for the Oyo State Development Plan 2021-2040, made up of 27 seasoned professionals and myself. Since we assumed office last year, we have been working with our campaign manifesto, the Road Map to Accelerated Development 2019-2023.
“The Oyo State Development Plan 2021-2040 is a long-term plan that looks beyond our administration. We also, have incorporated a medium-term Sectorial Strategic Plan 2021-2025. The development plan is a strategic document that will provide policy direction for the Oyo State Government.
“The plan rests on four pillars: Economic Development Pillar, Human Capital and Social Development Pillar, Infrastructure Development Pillar and Physical Planning and Sustainable Environment Pillar.
“In addition, we also have the Central Working Committee and 28 Technical Working groups with over 300 seasoned professionals and bureaucrats (state and non-state actors). Also, we have 30 technical resource persons with 25 Professors and 5 Associate Professors to serve as experts to the technical working groups. Finally, we have 7 independent reviewers.”