25th January 2017.
By Yunusa Abdullahi
Song community have been called upon to remain resolute and committed towards the development of the area.
Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla who made the plea during the Flagg-off for the construction of Song -Gada Mayo Bridge which was first contracted by the colonial era in 1928.
The Governor assured the people of Song that his Administration would continue to transform Towns and Villages of Adamawa state as promised during electioneering campaigns, stressing that the Gada Mayo Bridge is One of the promises he made .
He called on the people of the area to support his government in order to provide more Democracy dividends to the electorates.
He also urged them to cooperate with the construction company and assured that the Song indigenes would be the beneficiaries as Ninety percent of the workers will taking from the area.
In her remarks at the occasion, the Honourable Commissioner ministry of Works Barr.Lilian Nabe Kayode explained that the Four Span Gada-Mayo -Song Bridge was awarded to Triacta construction company Nigeria Limited at the cost of Five Hundred Hundred and Eighty Five Million Naira with a completion period of Four Months.
She urged the coomunities to give maximum to the construction firm in order to provide quality work.
Also in his goodwill message, the Chief of staff Government house Alhaji AbdurRahman Abba Jimeta explained that Governor Muhammed Jibrilla was in the area to fulfil his campaign promises to the people and called on the electorates to support the present government under Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla so as to move the state forward.
The representative of Triacta construction company of Nigeria had assured that the work would be completed within the stipulated period of time and assured that quality work would be maintained.