By; FUNMI ADERINTO, Kaduna
Deputy Governor of Kaduna State, Dr. Hadiza Sabuwa Balarabe on Thursday, called on the Takad Community not to relent in conveying message of peaceful coexistence among the people.
Dr. Hadiza Sabuwa Balarabe expressed this when she received delegation of the Paramount Ruler of Takad, who came on courtesy visit to Government House in Kaduna.
The Deputy while welcoming, commended all the stakeholders for their efforts and prayed all their efforts will be fruitful.
She appealed for peace among the community, stressing that there’s need for prayers, which will make peace sustainable.
“I thank you all, this is just the beginning, the priority of the state government to the people, is putting them first and that is what we are doing.
“We have made commitment and decisions on what we will do, we have come up with infrastructure across all the local government areas, people need to survive and also to contribute for the development of the state.”
However, she explained that there are opportunities that people can catch up with, getting youths involved, empowering women through Kaduna State Women Empowerment, which will enable them to render assistance to their families and by extension, the larger society.
Dr. Hadiza said: “looking at capacity of people, we found you are really making us proud, we ask that you continue to put in the best so that you can give out the best.”
The Deputy Governor assured them that their request will be forwarded for consideration accordingly.
However, she explained importance of sensitisation.
“As a leader, you need to sensitise the people until they are able to make headways by wearing their facemasks, observing social distance within the community, take care so that we can protect one another,” she advised.
In a remark, the leader of the delegation, the Paramount Ruler of Takad, in Kaura LGA, the Agwam Takad, HRH Tobias Nkom Wada expressed gratitude to the state government who received them in Government House.
HRH, Agwam Takad, thanked the Kaduna State Government for setting numerous projects in Takad Chiefdom and for tackling insecurity and restoring peace in the chiefdom.