Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje is confident in the ability of President Muhammad Buhari to successfully tackle Nigeria’s economic challenges.
Governor Ganduje expressed believe in the country’s economic recovery while delivering his New Year message to the people.
He prayed for more opportunities, blessings, and happiness for Nigerians in the new year, while expressing optimism that the doggedness of President Muhammadu Buhari would bring about a turnaround.
On Kano State
The governor said the state government has been judiciously utilising the little resources coming via internally generated revenue to initiate and finance laudable and beneficial projects and programmes.
He went on to list the project. They include construction of new roads, bridges, underpass, flyover and the provision of potable drinking water.
“Such projects and programmes have been positively touching the lives of the people. We have been doing that and we will continue to do it for the general development of Kano State.”
“Other areas we have focused on include health, agriculture, youth and women development, education, rural development, sanitation and environmental protection,’’ he said.
Citizens get commendation
Ganduje further commended the citizens for what he called their understanding and support to government policies and programmes.
He then urged them to continue to pay their taxes in time to enable the government execute more meaningful projects.
The governor also commended Buhari for the gallant and heroic capture of the Sambisa forest by the Nigerian Military.
He, as well, commended other stakeholders in the forefront of the fright against terrorism.