28th April, 2017.
By Yunusa Abdullahi.
Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla has been commended for his giant strides in transforming Adamawa state within a shortest period while in office as Governor of Adamawa state.
The people of Song Local government Area who made the commendation when they paid a thank you visit to Governor Muhammed Jibrilla at Government House Yola recently.
While leading the delegation, an elder statesman of the area Alhaji Ahmed Song have told the Governor that the Song community was at Government House to thanked him for his purposeful leadership by providing Democracy Dividends to the electorates at the grassroots.
Alhaji Ahmed Song also thanked Governor Bindow for the construction of Gada Mayo Bridge that links other communities in the area ,as well as appointing sons and daughters of the area into his cabinet.
While responding, Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla commended the people of Song for their unity and peaceful coexistence and harmonious relationship with one another despite the ethnicity cultural barrier amongst them.
The Governor also explained that his government has already declared a state of emergency on Health Care and Educational sectors in order to move the state forward, stressing that government has established Anchor -Borrowers Center at Song Local government Area and that fertilizers and other farm impliments would be available to farmers of the area at affordable rates.
He however condoled the people of Song over the death of the District Head of Song who passed away recently and offer a special prayers for the deceased.
Also in his remarks, the Secretary to the State Government, Dr Umar Buba Bindir announced that Governor Muhammed Jibrilla has approved the allowances for the Traditional tittle holders in the state, explaining that government will continue monitoring the activities of the traditional rulers across the state periodically with a view to make the institution more vibrant and effective.