The caretaker Chairman Katagum local Government Hon. Babayo Sunusi Madara has flagged off a special sanitation exercise in Azare the headquarters of Katagum local government.
Addressing journalists shortly after flagging off the exercise, Hon. Babayo sunusi madara said the exercise was part of senator Bala Abdulkadir Muhammad administration’s determination to clean up all the refuse dumps in the state.
He added that the exercise will help towards reducing the spread of mosquitoes and other diseases to the entire communities of the local government area.
The caretaker chairman said already the state governor senator Bala Abdulkadir Muhammad has directed for the conduct of a comprehensive sanitation exercise in all the 20 local governments areas of the state in order to ensure hygienic and healthy society.
Earlier speaking Mallam Muhammad Abubakar Jarma the director administration and human resources of the Bauchi state environmental protection agency BASEPA said the essence of the exercise is to replicate the efforts of the state Governor in ensuring the cleanings of the state capital.
He Called on the people of the local government to always keep their environment clean, saying the state government is now committed to sanitize the entire state.