Mrs El-Rufai thanks kaduna youths for being law abiding
By: Femi Mustapha
The wife of kaduna state Governor Nasir El Rufai, Ummi El-Rufai has thanked the youths of the state for being law abiding and ensuring that peace is enjoyed across the state, and urged them maintain status quo
She made the assertion during an appreciation visit to communities within Kaduna North local government area of the state .
Mrs. El-Rufai, said the APC-led administration in the state would continue to prioritise issues of youths and women empowerment in the state.
“This can be seen in the current cabinet where a lot of youth and women are appointed to help deliver services to the citizens.
” The Governor is committed to fulfilling all his campaign promises so that people can enjoy the dividends of democracy,” she said
Mainwhile Residents of the Area applauded Gov. Nasiru El-Rufai for executing projects that would place the state on the path of growth and development.
They said that the governor has succeeded in making reforms that impacted on the lives of ordinary citizens.
A resident of Malali, explained that the Primary Health Center in their community has been upgraded and equipped, hence reducing the sufferings of women in accessing antenatal care and other health servivces.
“Unlike what we had in the past, rooms with eleven bed capacities were built, medical health personnel and Doctors are deployed and drugs are also sufficiently supplied.
“This has reduced the suffering of women, particularly pregnant ones in accessing adequate healthcare services,” she said
Another resident, Mohammed Bawa said , the Community has also been captured in the Kaduna Renewal Projects which represents an important investment in the present and future of the Capital city.
“Roads would be constructed and delivered to world standard with markings, solar lighting and shoulders.
“Some of the roads captured for construction and upgrading within Unguwan Rimi include Alkali road, Tafawa Balewa way, Swimming pool, Kinshasa, Shehu Laminu to Ramat.
“By the time all these roads and other projects would be completed, this area would be the envy of many,” he said.
On her part, Hajiya Hadizatu Yaro, a resident of the area, said “goverment is building more classrooms in our primary schools to accommodate more pupils
“This will mean a better and conductive learning environment for children,” she said.
On her part, Hajiya Aisha Bala, commended that governor for installing traffic lights on major streets in the area, adding that it would address the challenge of traffic congestion hitherto experienced particularly when schools are in session.
Speaking earlier, Mr Saleh Shu’aibu, the Chairman, Kaduna North LGA, thanked Mrs. El-Rufai for the visit and assured that the council would continue to work closely with the state government to deliver services to the people.
“Goverment has made reforms and carried out projects, we will therefore support the Governor in our own capacity to also achieve the set goals,” he assured.