By Yunusa Abdullahi
The Adamawa state Excutive Council (EXCO ) has approved the sum
The Honourable Commissioner ministry of Information Comrade Ahmad Ibrahim Sajoh ,alongside Commissioners of Health Dr.Fatima Atiku Abubakar ,Works ,Barr, Lilian Stephen,and that of Housing and Urban development Engr. Abubakar Idiris Magaji disclosed this while briefing Journalists at the end of the EXCO Meeting presided over by Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla held at the council chambers of the Government House Yola.
The Information Commissioner said the EXCO discussed a number of issues which includes approvals for awards of contacts for the rehabilitation of Galadima Aminu Way, Justice Buba Ardo Road and dual carriage way linking P Z Round about, Jambutu bye pass road at the cost of
The Council also approved the award of contract for the beautification of the corridor leading from the entrance of Yola International Airport to Government House Yola at the cost of N315,742,107.30.00.,stressing that the roads would have a clear ways and car parks were revenue would be generated for the development of the state
According to the Commissioner, the EXCO also approved that the tendering process leading to the award of contact for the provision of street lights along Atiku Abubakar Road at the cost of N171,684,049.28kobo.
The council also ratified the contract for the procurement of Forty -Three Vehicles for political office holders which has already been undertaking and the Vehicles has since been distributed. Pointing out that the EXCO also approved for the provision of Bullet -proof BMW Vehicle to the office of His Execllency the Executive Governor of Adamawa state.
The Commissioner however said the council also had a community component when ever it met and at least one of the beneficiary community is Wauro-Jabbe community at the outskates of Kofare area which were going to be provided with a street lights at the cost of N124,388,812,00k ,explaining that the approval is subject to certain doe processes for the Ministry responsible to undertake.
He however called on the people of Adamawa state to give the present administration under Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla necessary support and cooperation in order to provide democracy dividends to the electorates.