14th January, 2017.
By Yunusa Abdullahi.
People of Gombi Local Government Area have been called upon to be united as one big family for the overall development of the area.
Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla who made the call when the communities from Gombi Local Government paid him a solidarity visit at Government House Yola recently.
The Governor stated that without unity, tolerance and harmony, no any development could be achieved in the area despite the notable personalities from the area.
Governor Muhammed Jibrilla assured the delegation that his government is determined to provide democracy dividends to the electorates at the grassroots ,explaining that the primary responsibility of any elected leader is to ensure that people were provided with basic social amenities by the government.
He also assured the Gombi people that his developmental Train would soon reach the area as witnessed by other local government areas of the state despite the meager resources and current economic recession being faced by the present administration.
The Governor however commended the security agents for their efforts in maintaining peace and security in the state and called on the people of Adamawa state to pray for President Muhammadu Buhari for his quick recovery while receiving treatment abroad.
Governor Jibrilla promised to complete all the abandoned projects being undertaken by the successive administrations especially Gombi -Ga'anda -Fotta Road, rehabilitation of Garkida General Hospital as well as township roads network in Gombi metropolist.
In his remarks, the Chief of staff government house Alhaji AbdurRahman Abba Jimeta had enumerated some of the remarkable achievements recorded by the present government under Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla as well as fulfilling his electioneering campaign promises to the electorates of Adamawa state within shortest period while in office.
Alhaji AbdurRahman Abba Jimeta also appealed to the stakeholders of Gombi to shun their differences and put the local government at hearts as to move the area forward.
Also in their separate remarks, The Honourable Member representing Gombi constituency in the state House of Assembly Honourable Rufai Umar ,Council Chairman Alhaji Yakubu Hamza,District Head of Guyuk Alhaji Shuaibu Barde and Mr Dimas Ezra had all spoke on the Unity and Tolerance among the community.
The delegation also assured the Governor that shun all their differences in order to attained progress and development of their area.
The delegation however endorsed Senator Muhammed Umar Jibrilla as their sole candidate for 2019 Gurbernatorial election.