By; KABIR WURMA, Birnin Kebbi
Kebbi State Government on Tuesday said it has connected 16 out of the 21 local government areas of the state with constant power supply.
A statement signed by Chief Press Secretary to Governor, Abubakar Bagudu, Abubakar Mu’azu Dakingari said that provision of regular power supply in parts of the state remain top priority of his administration.
It said that Governor Bagudu made this known when he received the Managing Director and Chief Executive of Niger Delta Power Holding Company, Mr. Chiedie Ugbo at the government house in Birnin Kebbi.
The statement also quoted Governor Bagudu of commending the Niger Delta Power Supply Company for its efforts in targetting its objectives of its mandate.
It also indicated that Mr Ugbo commended Governor Bagudu for transforming the state with social amenities.
Over 20.000 solar power units of solar home system to towns and villages were deployed by the company, the statement said.