By Innocent Daniel Zira
Inline with Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri Urban renewal programme, The Commissioner Ministry for Works and Energy Development Honourable Adamu Atiku Abubakar hosted his Excellency Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri in his country home Jada for a flag- off of Jada township road networks.
In his remarks, Honourable Adamu Atiku Abubakar said that the scope of the work includes the construction of 6.50 km palace road, 1.050 km cattle market road, 1.32km prayer ground road, 800m Duha Eva road and the rehabilitation of 0.4 km washout section along Jada-Mbolo road with the contract sum of 1.4 billion naira awarded to messrs TRIACTA NIG LTD and ATB Barrack service Nigeria LTD with the completion period of eight and five Months respectively.
Similarly, in his address at the ceremony, Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri stated that the local Government areas have been neglected over years as a result of diversion of resources by successive Administration hence there a need to spread his Urban renewal programme in places like Jada.
The Governor called on Executive Chairmen of Local Governments to take advantage of the financial autonomy to the local Council by providing people dividend of democracy to reduce over dependant on state and federal government.
He revealed that Government is monitoring the activities of local Governments chairmen to ensure that they didn't