By; MOHAMMED MUNIRAT NASIR, Gusau
Zamfara State Governor elect, Alhaji Mukthar Shehu Idris has assured the people of the state that his government will continue with the programmes and policies of the present administration in the state.
Idris gave the assurance at his family house in Gusau, shortly after the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) declared him the winner of the governorship election in the state.
He attributed his success at the polls to the good work carried out in all nooks and crannies of the state by the incumbent governor Yari.
“I assure you that my administration will work right from day one toward meeting your yearnings for a more developed and prosperous Zamfara state”, he said.
The governor elect called on other contestants to accept the outcome of the elections in good faith and join hands with him to move the state forward.
“For me, we are all winners in the political process. I believe the motives for our seeking political offices is to advance the interest of our dear state and promote the wellbeing of our people”, he said.
Idris applauded the steadfastness of governor Abdul’Aziz Yari Abubakar for ensuring the victory of the APC in the state.
“I wish to use this auspicious moment to thank governor Yari , the great hero of our time and my mentor for his tenacity, encouragement and support throughout the struggles of the past five months”, he said.
Idris thanked the people of the state for giving him their mandate to govern the state for four years.