Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi has vowed to grow to sustain the economy through agriculture and industry under President Muhammadu Buhari.
He made the remarks during the Ramadan iftar which was organized to honor the state APC interim chairman and other party leaders at the State House.
The announcement was made by the Press Secretary to the State Government, Abubakar Mu’azu Dakingari
According to the statement, Senator Abubakar Atiku Bagudu lauded the achievements made in the development of the state’s economy as witnessed by the emerging industries of the state in the agricultural sector such as the rice mill and the tomato processing industry.
The governor told them that 10,000 trained people from the state are being trained to get business and agricultural loans from NIRSAL and CBN.
In addition, the CBN has approved 40,000 hectares of cassava cultivation in seven counties in addition to the existing one in three counties.
He commended the APC members for their support of his administration which has helped the people in a hurry and promised more democratic gains.
The governor urged Nigerians to continue to support the president’s plan to make the country a better place among all groups who want everyone to continue to pray for peace and security.
Address by the Chairman of the State APC Interim Committee led by other Arc party officials. Bala Sani Kangiwa expressed satisfaction over the performance of the current administration by Abubakar Atiku Bagudu and his commitment to the government.
Arc. Bala Sani Kangiwa thanked the governor for appointing seven people to the Federal Government Colleges, Federal College of Science and Technology and Colleges of Education who have been appointed their colleagues as chairman of the board of directors of the Federal Bali Taraba College of Technology.
On behalf of the entire party, he expressed his gratitude to the Governor for hosting the iftar and wished him well.
Source: ABUBAKAR MU’AZU DAKINGARI