By; JACOB ONJEWU DICKSON
Traditional rulers from Cham Chiefdom in Balanga Local Government Area of Gombe state have reaffirmed support for Governor Muhammadu Yahaya of Gombe state.
They said their unalloyed support was premised on the massive road infrastructure and other dividends of democracy enjoyed by their people.
Addressing newsmen in Cham Community on Tuesday, the Nidu Grah Cham, Dr James Chachis, said the people of the Chiefdom had benefitted a lot from the road projects which connect several villages in the area.
Dr. Chachis who is the Chairman, Cham Traditional Council, said “we are solidly behind His Excellency, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya because of the things he has done in our domain and also the political appointments he gave to our sons and daughters.
“The governor has not denied us roads and political appointments, so why should we deny the governor our supports? the royal father asked.
“All of us collectively including my village and district heads and the youth, are in support of His Excellency’s incredible performance”
Speaking on behalf of his colleagues, the district of Tiksir ,Ezekiel Luka, said the wellbeing of the people of their various districts plying the newly constructed roads had been improved, expressing gratitude to the governor for his avowed commitment to transform Cham Chiefdom.
Mr. Luka appealed to the state government to extend the road from Mwona to Bambam to link up the communities and improve movement within the axis.
On his part, Monday Shuwan, the village head of Mwona who represented the 12 village heads in the Chiefdom, said they would support Gov Yahaya to continue delivering on the dividends of democracy.
While appreciating the governor for the road project intervention, Youth Leader of Cham Chiefdom, Mr. Yohanna paid glowing tribute to Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya for redefining the true essence of leadership by being steadfast and true to his campaign promises.