As democracy is seen as the only system of government where both the rich and the poor consider it as dividends.
In Bauchi state, the story is more than the same. Amidst economic and financial shortfall, yet the state is witnessing a tremendous transformation in the areas of Infrastructure, Education, Healthcare system, Agriculture, Tourism, Water supply and many more to mentioned a few.
This is seen as a true democratic process of good governance, all opposition in the state are silent feeble for the achievement recorded so far.
Many people believe that the present administration has the support of all and sundry looking at the outings of the People’s Governor for his conceptual approach towards handling and profelling solutions to so many issues on sight in all sectors of our economy.
Quite recently, the people’s Governor has seen in various ministries in Abuja to seek for FGs intervention towards building a strong, reliable and prosperous society for this generation and the unborn. His visit to federal Ministry of finance is to fine tune to immediate take up of the 2500 Housing Units across the state, his visit to Federal Ministry of Water resources has today fine tune the immediate action by the ministry to support the construction of 3 Mini dams across the 3 senatorial districts in the state.
His visit to Federal ministry of Mines and Steel development will fine tune the immediate mining sector of the state looking at the vast deposits of minerals in few areas in the state. His visit to Federal ministry of Humanitarian affairs will fine tune to effective home school feeding in all primary schools in the state.
Our ICT experts in Bauchi will also benefit from the Governor’s visit to Federal ministry of Communication and Digital Economy where the Director General NITDA promised to support all ICT experts in the state with FGs policy of indigenous ICT learnards.
All these can never be achieved without committment and purposeful leadership going by the yearning and aspirations of his people at heart. Some of the projects currently going on by include the establishment of the Petroleum Skills acquisition training Institute in Alkaleri LGA, the Nigeria Air Force University Tafawa Balewa, UBEC ICT Model school, Eastern bye pass from Ibrahim Bako Housing estate to Tirwum Maiduguri road, western Bye pass from Sabon Kaura to Miri Jos road, Yelwan Duguri-Burga- Tafawa Balewa road, Specialists road in Azare town, Sade-Akuyam and now extended to Hardawa town in Misau LGA linking both Darazo and Misau LGA.
This is not limited to the comprehensive and total renovation of our primary and secondary schools across the 20 LGAs in the state carried out by the SUBEB, a multiple number of primary healthcare centers across the state.
The historic multi billion naira water reticulation project in the metropolis will in the end produces more than 10 million liters daily to the good people of the State.
The unprecedented development currently under the supervision of the people’s Governor is indeed commendable and can stand a test of time for this generation.
The very ideal of this administration is transparent and participatory system of government will promote unity and brotherhood.
Khalid Barau Ningi writes from Bauchi can reach via 08066365379