2nd March, 2017.
By Yunusa Abdullahi.
Nigerian Women have been commended for their sacrifice and sustainance of socio-political and Economic development of the nation.
Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla who made the commendation when he granted in audience the National Officials of the National Council For Women Society (NCWS )led by its National President Dr. Ambassador Gloria Laraba Shoda who paid him a courtesy visit at Government House Yola.
Governor Muhammed Jibrilla explained that Women have contributed immensely for his success during the electioneering period in which as results he became the Governor of Adamawa state.
He pointed out that his Administration has appointed Women into key positions in his cabinet, and assuring that his government will continue to support for the success of women folk at any time.
He however thanked the visiting delegation for identifying with his government.
Governor Jibrilla also commended president Muhammadu Buhari for his efforts in fighting insurgency in the North East sub-region as well as maintaining peace and security across the country.
Earlier, the National President of NCWS Dr. Ambassador Gloria Laraba Shoda had informed Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla that they were at in Adamawa state in continuation of their nation wide tour of states Chapters of the NCWS and to acquent themselves with other Women groups and sensitisation on the activities of of the council.
Dr.Gloria Shoda also commended Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla for his giant developmental strides in developing Adamawa state and solicited for the support of the Governor to empower women and Girls for the overall development of the state and the country at large .
She also said that the NCWS will continue to partner with Adamawa state Government in empowering projects for women in the state, describing women as the key drivers of the economic growth and development globally.
The National President of the NCWS Dr Gloria Laraba Shoda also honoured the Governor as a AMBASSADOR OF NCWS.