- President Muhammadu Buhari is to pay a one-day official visit to Jigawa on May 7
- Governor Muhammad Badaru who made the announcement said President Buhari's visit to the state is to commission some projects
- He said the president will also inaugurate the revived dairy products processing company in Birnin Kudu as well as commission the newly constructed 80 health care facilities
Governor Muhammad Badaru on Tuesday, May 1, declared that President Muhammadu Buhari is to pay a one-day official visit to Jigawa on May 7.
Daily Trust reports that Badaru who made the disclosure while interacting with journalists in Dutse said president Buhari was expected to commission some projects.
The governor explained that the August visitor’ will inaugurate some roads and water projects within and outside the state capital during the visit.
According to him, the president will also flag-off the operations of the state social committee which was recently established by law.
Badaru stated that under the law, each of the 287 polling units across the state will receive a token of between N50, 000, and N100, 000, monthly as stipends to rehabilitate critical infrastructure including health care, education and other facilities in the area.
The governor said the President will also inaugurate the revived dairy products processing company in Birnin Kudu as well as commission the newly constructed 80 health care facilities.
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He said facilities were put in place by the state government in line with the federal government’s policy of providing at least one health care facility in each political ward of the country.
The Jigawa state governor Muhammad Badaru on Tuesday, May 1, declared that President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to pay a one-day official visit to the state on Monday, May 7, to commission some projects.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had reported that President Buhari just arrived Lafia, the Nasarawa state capital and was received by Governot Tanko Al-Makura
He has just inspected a Guard of Honour mounted in his honour and willl later visit the Emir of Lafia, and commission a number of projects.
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