APC Governor Takes The Lead, Set To Transform Northern Nigeria

By Post Nigeria January 31, 2017 09:30

APC Governor Takes The Lead, Set To Transform Northern Nigeria

The Jigawa State executive council, has approved the release of over N600 million, as its minimum periodic contribution towards revamping the economy of the northern part of the country, as agreed by the governors forum of the region.

The State’s commissioner for information, Bala Ibrahim, who spoke on behalf of Governor Badaru Abubakar, revealed this while briefing newsmen on the outcome of the State executive council meeting.

He said the council approved the release of N50 million monthly, for the period of 12 months starting from january 2017.

According to him, the State is ever ready to support any resolution signed by the northern governors forum that has the potentials to improve peace, unity and economic development of the region.