By; FUNMI OROYE ADERINTO, Kaduna
The Deputy Governor of Kaduna State, Architect Barnabas Bala Bantex, on Tuesday described Governor Nasir Ahmad el-Rufai as a man who is committed to quality opportunity with humility to serve the people.
Architect Bantex stated this when delivering the opening remarks at the Kaduna State Inaugural Lecture held at the Yaradu’a Hall, Murtala Square, Kaduna.
The Inaugural lecture, was to mark the activities of “Inauguration Day” in a lecture with a theme: “Taking Kaduna From Good to Great: The Challenge of Personal Example.
He commended him for the confidence he has given to him as his Deputy to serve in the last four years.
“this love have been shown in millions,” he said.
Bantex continued, “Governor Nasir Ahmad el-Rufai is a brother and friend, who has carried me along in the journey of years,” he said, wishing him success in his administration.
Adding that as a good leader, who’s putting people first, “he is trying hard to protect his job, el-Rufai is a leader among the nations.”
Bantex who described the moment as significant, saying “it is a moment to mark the last day as he can speak as the Deputy Governor of Kaduna State.
He urged the people of the state to emulate him, a man of the people who’s taking Kaduna from good to great.
He thank Governor Nasir Ahmad el-Rufai, for the opportunity to serve as he is delighted as he remembered the passionate gesture he has bestowed to him to serve humanity, he said.