One-Year-In-Office: Excitement As Kagarko LG Boss Delivers People-Oriented Projects
By Israel Bulus, Kaduna
The Executive Chairman of Kagarko Local Government Area of Kaduna State, Hon. Nasara Rabo, reiterated that one thing that has remained constant in his administration was the desire to make a difference in the lives of his people who freely gave him their mandate through driven-oriented projects.
The Council Chairman stated this on Tuesday in an Exclusive interview with THE PUNCH to mark his 100-days in office at the Local Government Secretariat.
According to him, ” his mandate and vision of grassroot development Will be completely fulfilled at the end of his administration.
“As a government, we acknowledge that it is our responsibility to add value to the lives of the people. Our administration is focused in making investment in human capital development.
” No doubt, the challenges at this level are enormous, considering the fact that it is the closest government to the people.
Nasara however, posited that kidnapping and the covid-19 pandemic has affected the economy, but he had remained courageous and resolute in the quest to ensure that the story in his Council change for good.
He ascribed the success recorded so far to the unity of purpose and total support shown by all concerned stakeholders in the local government Area.
” When you carry everybody along, and open up the democratic open door policy, you will give everybody the opportunity to contribute to the progress of the administration.
” Since I assumed office I was able to put smiles in the faces of the serving workers in the local government, adding adequate and regular attention was given to their urgent needs thereby fostering a good harmonious working relationship with the workers to achieve their quest.
The Council Chairman added that his regime had installed maximum security gurantee in the local government by putting all security agencies on red alert as the Chief Security Officer of the Council Area. The issue of security has been taken seriously by me because safety for one is safety for all.” Nasara said.
He further said that he had succeeded in commissioning the following life touching projects since he assume office;
Constructed about 19 Cell box culverts, construction of blocks of classrooms, grading of kilometer roads, Drainages and purchase of school furnitures.
We also embark on renovation of the chairman’s office/chamber, Renovation of vice chairman office/Secretary, Rural Electrification, Rural Electrification phase one and two, Purchase of Toyota sienna, Renovation of D.A.F House, Construction of Kagarko township road, Purchase of Toyota PARADO Jeep, Renovation of SUBEB Office and renovations/Finishing of INEC Office.
Adding,” The sum of 600 million was paid as death and retirement benefits of LGA staff ( sinking funds) inherited from the PDP administration.
The primary health care sector was not left behind as the impact is felt in the Purchase of hospital bed and other social amenities.
The Chairman while concluding, thank the people of Kagarko local government for their unflinching support and implore them to continue to support and consider Senator Uba Sani as their APC Gubernatorial choice in the forthcoming general elections come 2023.