Tofowomo is the sponsor of the bill.
The senator said that he would ensure the speedy passage of the bill for the benefits of residents of Ondo State and the country at large.
“The bill for the establishment of Araromi front seaport passed the first reading today at the plenary.
“I will ensure the speedy passage of the bill with a timely presidential assent due to its significant impact locally, regionally and nationally.
“Considering the economic history of the coastal area of Ondo State, the port will play a significant role in the development of Nigeria’s economy,’’ Tofowomo was quoted as saying.