His Excellency Umaru Tanko Almakura has thanked and commended the people of Nasarawa State for the support and followership they have recently been giving to the administration, which has enabled the administration carryout its plans and projects for the state and its people.
Gov. Almakura made this known during the brief presentation of official vehicles to the members of the State Executive Council at Presidential Lodge, where he thanked the citizens for the boost and show of confidence they have given then government, assuring them that with this kind of support the government would reach its zenith before May ,2019 ,by achieving more success in ensuring that Nasarawa state is better that it was when the administration came onboard in 2011.
The Governor praised the Commissioners for their hard work, dedication to duty and the work they have been doing which has made him proud of each of them. He described them as highly focused and committed to the development and growth of the state.
He reassured all workers and political appointees to see this presentation as a good omen, that Nasarawa state has resurrected and more things would come ahead . Urging them to continue to put in their best as this was just the beginning of the gestures the administration would provide for loyalty and hard work.
Gov. Almakura made it very clear that the vehicles would have nothing to do with the due welfare of the people of the state, assuring all that they would all receive their salaries Wednesday .
Finally, Governor Almakura issued a stern waning to those that have been building without getting approval and those that have put up unregistered petrol stations within residential areas to remove such illegal structures within one month or face the full wrath of government.
Speaking earlier the Secretary to the State Government SSG , Barr. Mohammed Hassan Abdullahi made it known that the top of the line, fully equipped vehicles were presented to reenergize the Executive Council for better performance . The state of the art vehicles were a fallout from the Governors recent trip to China where he spoke directly to the manufactures and placed orders, also stating that the car company were also in discussions about setting up a service center in the state.
Giving the vote of thanks on behalf of the Executive Council the Hon. Commissioner of Land Mr. Sonny Makama Agassi thanked the Governor for the kind gesture , giving the assurance that what he has done has giving them a chance to recommit themselves to serving the people of state, the Governor and the state at large.
Gov. Almakura used the event to test drive one of the vehicles before presenting the keys to the commissioners at a fully packed ceremony which had in attendance Commissioners , Permanent Secretaries , Labour Officials and Traditional Rulers as well as a host of others.