President Muhammadu Buhari has commended Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla for providing Roads infrastructure to the people of Adamawa state .
The President made the commendation while declaring open a Two Day Summit on Anti Corruption at the Banquet Hall of the Government House Yola, recently.
He said that his government will continue to fight corruption to the bearest minimum in Nigeria.
According to President Muhammadu Buhari, Transparency, Fiscal Responsibility, Accountability and timely distribution of goods as services are the watch words of his administration.
The President also said that the federal Government can not interfere with the details affairs of the states.noted that the Team work and cordial existing working relationship between the Executive arm and the Legislature is the key of Good Governance,stressing that ""To the Government of Adamawa state I said Well Done and Keep it up, and to the people of Adamawa you should continue to support the present administration under Senator Muhammed Umar Jibrilla for the overall development of the state.
He however said that fighting Corruption is not for the Government alone, but a collective responsibility of all Nigerians.
In his Remarks Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla have commended President Muhammadu Buhari for being highly committed in the fight against insurgency and restoring peace and stability in the entire North East region.
He assured that the government and people of Adamawa state will continue to support President Muhammadu Buhari's administration at all times in veiw of his Transparency, Prudence, and Accountability in maintaining the affairs of the country.
Governor Muhammed Jibrilla also commended President Muhammadu Buhari for assenting
the North East Commission Bill ,in view of the devastated destruction done in the North East by insurgency.
He explained that the aim of of the Anti Corruption Summit is to point out that his government is based on Transparency and Accountability in utilisation of state resources.
The Governor also explained that his government was able to construct over Three Hundred and Fifteen world standard Roads across Adamawa state, pointing out that his Administration is governing on Zero Tolerance on corruption in terms of managing the state resources.
He also appreciated president Muhammadu Buhari for providing Bailout and Paris Club funds to all the states Governors.
The Chairman of the Summit an elder statesman, Alhaji Ahmed Joda said the summit has come on time when the government is fighting Corruption and putting confidence on its citizenry.
Alhaji Ahmed Joda also acknowledged and commended Governor Jibrilla for making the summit possible, stressing that the government of President Muhammadu Buhari identifies corruption as a greatest enemy of Nigeria and urged the people of Adamawa state to join hands in fighting the cancaworm called Corruption in the country.
Earlier in his Key note address, the Secretary to the State Government Dr Umar Buba highlighted some of the remarkable achievements of the present administration under Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla in the areas of Roads infrastructure, Declaration of State of emergency on Education and Health sectors, as well as Youths and Women empowerment in the state.
President Muhammadu Buhari also paid a courtesy visit on the Lamido Fombina His Royal Highness Dr Muhammadu Barkindo Aliyu Mustafa at his palace and commissioned a Twenty Two Kilometers of Roads network at Dougirei Quarters.
The Anti Corruption Summit was attended by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation Barrister Boss Gida Mustapha, Governors of Bauchi Barrister Abubakar Mohammed Abdullahi, and that of Kaduna state Mallam Nasiru Ahmed El Rufai, Members of the National and State Assemblies, Federal Ministers , Chairmen of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission ( EFCC )Ibrahim Magu and Independent Corrupt Practices (ICPC)former Military and Civilian Governors as well as Diplomats.