Ondo State Governor Dr. Olusegun Mimiko Monday inaugurated the construction of a N1.651 billion shopping mall and car park being funded by Top Services Nigeria Limited under the Public Private Partnership (PPP) established by the administration.
The projects scheduled to be completed within 15 months is located within the premises of the state owned Owena Motels on Igbatoro Road, Akure and close to the state’s multibillion naira event centre popularly called ‘Dome’.
Mimiko at the ceremony attended by top government officials, proprietors of the company, traditional rulers and other stakeholders, said the concept is to transform Akure into a Modern Retail Shopping City and an entertainment hub for Ondo State and its environ. Speaking at the ceremony , the MD of Top Services Ltd, Tokunbo Omisore who came with his other top functionaries of the organization made the revelation that the Mall alone, will have the capacity to employ at least 2000 people not to talk of the expected 5 Star Hotel that will take the place of the outdated Owena Motel in no distant time.
Top Services Ltd the property developer in existence for close to twenty (20) years. Similar projects completed by the company in the past five years; AOS MALL. Surulere Lagos. ( http://aosmallng.com ), Cocoa Mall Dugbe Ibadan. ( http://cocoamallng.com ), Apapa Mall Park lane, Apapa Lagos. ( http://apapamallng.com )