His Excellency Umaru Tanko Almakura has attributed the success of the one day working visit President Muhammadu Buharis to the commitment and sense of patriotism of the people of Nasarawa State.
Gov. Almakura stated this as he received His Royal Highness the Emir of Lafia Alh, Dr. Isa Mustapha Agwai I at the Government House on a ‘Thank You Visit ‘ presiding the visit of President to Nasarawa State.
Appreciating the Emir, Governor Umaru Tanko Almakura noted that the success of the President Buharis visit was out of the commitment and is attributed to the patriotic zeal exhibited by the people.
Describing the state as the corner stone of the Presidents political affairs , judging from the antecedents of his former party the defunct Congress for Progressive Change
Thanking Allah for the successful and historic hosting of the President , Governor Almakura lauded the Emir of Lafia and other Stakeholders for the roles they played towards the success.
The Governor used the forum to appreciate the efforts of the Traditional Council for its distinctive role towards the success of the Community Based Conflict Resolution Mechanism In Nasarawa State.
Gov. Almakura restated his commitment towards the plight of the people living with disability by restating his assurance of direct employment for any graduate with disability.
Earlier His Royal Highness the Emir of Lafia Alh, Dr. Isa Mustapha Agwai I explained that the visit of the President was a blessing to the state owing to the large turnout of people that came out to show their support and solidarity
The Emir also considered the visit to his palace as one of the greatest events that have affected Lafia emirate council and the state traditional council in recent times.