Briefing Government House Correspondent's at the end of the EXCO Meeting presided over by Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla at the Council Chambers of the Government House Yola, the Honourable Commissioner Ministry of Agriculture Dr Waziri Haruna Ahmadu along side the Commissioner of Housing and Urban Development Barrister Suleiman Aliyu Sambo Zumo said the council has received a technical proposal from a Chinese Company for the provision of One Hundred Mega Watts of electricity solar power plant in Adamawa state.
The Commissioner of Agriculture explained that the EXCO has approved and directed the Ministry for Justice to prepare a draft laws for the establishment of Adamawa Agricultural Development and Investment Limited (AADIL) which was incorporated since 2010 and being operated without any Legal backing.
More so, the Council has also approved for the provision of additional Street Lights in the State Capital to cover Faro junction linking Jambutu up to Air port round about at the cost of One Hundred and Twenty -Five Million Naira as well as connecting the Street Lights to the National Grid.
According to Hon. Waziri Haruna, the council also approved for the renovation of some Government Lodges to provide a befitting accommodation to the members of the State Executive Council at the cost of Two Hundred and Twenty-One Million Naira.
The Council has 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 people .
BY: Yunusa Abdullahi