Bauchi state government has promised better days to the people of the state, as Governor Bala Mohammed on Tuesday commences three days inspection of various projects across the state in preparation to mark his one year of office.
The state Commissioner for information, Alhaji Garba Dahiru gave the hint while addressing journalists at one of the completed road projects in the state capital.
The commissioner who led the delegation said one year was enough to assess the performance of any serious government.
“You are all aware that the government of His Excellency, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed, Kauran Bauchi will soon be one year old and it is a practice and we felt it is very important to invite the media family to come and inspect for themselves what has actually been happening in order to compare and contrast what the governor has done for his people “, he said.
According to him, Governor Bala Mohammed has demonstrated that he is a true servant of his people by carrying out numerous developmental projects within such a short period of time.
On his part, the permanent secretary, ministry of works and housing, engineer Stephen Abubakar who took Journalists round the 1.75 kilometers Yakubun Bauchi-Raji quarters road, said that the road has been completed 100 percent with adequate water drainages.
He said that the road has opened up communities that heitherto, lacked road infrastructure and were locked out from other neighboring areas.
The permanent secretary who described the project as a standard one, pointed out that it has now boosted the day-to-day businesses of people of the area.
He said “the road is part of three roads that have been packaged in one contract. This one that we are standing on and another one that will be going over there has been completed like this one that has been completed 100 percent”.
He added that the road serves the community and links it with a 4.2 kilometers bypass road that is been constructed from Gombe road to Maiduguri road.
According to him, the other road that is in the same contact is that of Muda Lawal market which is 1.1 kilometers, adding that the three roads totaling over 7 kilometers was awarded at the sum of N2.5bilion to Triacta Nigeria limited.