My Constituents Welfare, My Priority – MINJIBIR


In his bid to bring succor to the lives of the people of his Constituency, Hon Abdulhamid Abdul Minjibir, member representing Minjibir Constituency in the State House of Assembly had today visited Rafin Kanya propose earth Dam site in Kantama Ward of Minjibir Local Government Area where he and Staff of the Ministry of Water Resources inspected the site and hold talk with the people of the communities on the need for the state government to construct a Dam at Rafin Kanya and a mini water treatment plant in the area.

Hon Abdulhamid Abdul Minjibir who was along side with the Local party Chairman of NNPP Hon Abubakar Ibrahim Abubakar said I’m highly and deeply concerned on the plight of this community for the construction of this Dam adding that even during my last tenure as a member I presented this motion before the House.

A.A Minjibir, further stressed that “I’m highly confident that the government of His Excellency Engineer Abba Kabir Yusuf would address this issue squarely in order to provide portable drinking water to the communities and also to boost agricultural productions through dry season farming and as well provide job opportunities to the teeming youth in the area.

In his office, Director, Dams and Irrigation Engineering of the State Ministry of Water Resources, Alhaji Adamu Chiroma who represented the State Commissioner of Water Resources Hon. Dr. Gwani Ali Haruna Makoda said after our inspection we concluded that when completed this earth Dam can be able to irrigate five thousand acres of land with at least over one million litres of water in the Dam.

Chiroma pointed out that the mini water treatment plant would help a lot in the provision of portable drinking water and would improve the socioeconomic status of the people of the areas and environs.

The Earth Dam when completed would served eleven villages and four political wards of Minjibir Local Government area.

It could be recalled that the member representing Minjibir Constituency, Hon. Abdulhamid Abdul Minjibir had presented the motion calling on the house to call on the State government to construct this earth Dam and provide mini water treatment plant at Rafin Kanya for the overall benefits of the said communities where the House agreed.

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