Sallah celebration: Let’s build Kebbi together, Governor Nasir Idris tells opposition.


From Maiharaji Altine Salah

Kebbi State Governor, Comrade, Dr. Nasir Idris, has again extended olive branch to opposition parties to join his administration in collective leadership to strengthen good governance and economic prosperity of the state.

In a statement by his Media aide Alhaji Yahya Sarki,  Kauran Gwandu renewed the invitation at the Government House, Birnin Kebbi, this Wednesday, in his goodwill message to the people of the state after attending the Eid-el Fitr prayer at the Gesse phase two Eid prayer Ground.

Gov Nasir Idris ( standing by the right) during the Eid El Fitr prayers in Birnin kebbi

“Now that elections and politics are over, I am inviting the people of the state of all shades of opinion irrespective of party affinity to partake actively in the development of our state to reach the level of development desired”,

“Majority of the people voted for me, I am thanking them as well as others for their support, loyalty and cooperation”, he said.

Governor Nasir Idris affirmed that the government would uphold infrastructural, economic, agricultural, educational development and provision of quality health services to the people.

“The General Hospitals in Argungu, Yauri and Zuru, would be fully rehabilitated and equipped with modern facilities to serve the inhabitants and operate as referral health institutions”, he emphasised.

He congratulated the people of Kebbi State for the successful completion of the Ramadan Fast and celebration of the Eid-el Fitr.

Gov Nasir Idris (center) during the Eid El Fitr prayers in Birnin kebbi

Comrade, Dr. Nasir Idris requested them to sustain fervent prayers for the success of the administration, peace, security and prosperity in the society.

The Governor was overwhelmed with satisfaction about the return of security to Kebbi South that made it absolutely possible for farmers to return to their farmlands for wet and dry season cultivation.

In his remarks, the Minister of State for Education, Dr. Tanko Yusuf Sununu, who performed the Eid prayer with Governor Nasir Idris, urged Nigerians to continue to pray for the success of the Tinubu administration at Federal and state levels.

Dr. Sununu described Governor Nasir Idris as capable leader with the requisite ability to govern as demonstrated by the level of development achieved since assumption of power.

Earlier at the Eid praying ground in Birnin Kebbi where the Imam, Umar lawal led the two rakaat prayer, the Emir of Gwandu and Chairman Kebbi State Council of Chiefs ,Alhaji Muhammadu Iliyasu Bashar thanked the Almighty Allah for the successful completion of Ramadan Fast.

He called on the Muslim faithfuls to continue to be steadfast in prayers for peace and progress of Nigeria.

The Emir made a fervent call on people to respect their leaders and desist from unnecessary criticisms against them .

He also called on parents to keep vigil of their wards and instill discipline them in order to ensure family and societal values .

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