Evolution of The Pacesetter State
From brown roofs and agrarian economy to the most industrialized state in Nigeria …Tale of a State of many firsts
Western Region's first
Agric Driven economy
Proceeds from the Cocoa boom lead to the economic development of Oyo State, this was evidenced by the construction of the Cocoa House, the first sky scraper and many several edifices.
Towards an industralized economy
Although the brown roofs remain, they have become a cultural heritage and part of our history, Oyo State has truly emerged into a sprawling megacity, with shopping malls, modern housing estates offering smart city options, amazing tourist centres to name a few. Oyo State is boasting of the first and the best planned Special Economic Zones which is intercalated with the urban portions of the city. This is a blend of air freight services, aerotropolis, international flights, a landlocked port of destination, industrial parks, a Circular Road connecting the entire South Western Nigeria and a Free Trade Zone. This is the era of industrialization, we introduce you to Oyo State, Africa’s truly pacesetter State.
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