BAUCHI STATE GOV’T MOVE TO SANITIZE MINING OPERATION IN THE STATE
In continuation of Governor Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed’s dertermination to sanitize mining operation in the state, the Hon. Commissioner Ministry of Natural Resources Hon. Nurruddeen Abdullhamid led ministry officials to Alkaleri LGA on 28th
July, 2020. In a meeting with community leaders, at the local government secretariate, the commissioner emphasized that government had no intention of witch_hunting anybody, but, is moved by the desire to create jobs and enhancing the state’s performance on contribution to royalties.
The meeting had in attendance local govrnment officials and a team of community leaders led by the village head Alh. Hussaini Mohammed .
The head of administration of the Local government who represented the sole administrator Alh Yusuf Garba applauded the Initiative and said that this is the first time the local government is accorded recognition on such issues. He prayed for the success of the initiative which is aimed at creating jobs for our teaming unemployed women and youth, and above all enhancement of the state’s IGR and the state’s contribution to royalties.
Mohd Sanusi Ladan
Director Planning Research & Statistics
Ministry of Natural Resources Bauchi