Katsina State Governor Rt. Hon. Aminu Bello Masari commends the giant efforts of IBRAHIM ZAKARI SPECIAL ADVISER INT.RELATIONS & INVESTMENTS and pledged to overcome the shortage of water facing Mashi and its environs.
Governor Masari was speaking when he visited the palace of District head of Mashi, Alhaji Kabir Aminu.
The Governor who was responding to a request made to that effect explained that government would through the ministry of water Resources consider rehabilitating broken down boreholes in Mashi to cushion the effect of shortage of water supply in the area.
The Governor had earlier went down memory lane to revealed that he first visited and slept in Mashi in 1972 in an attempt to locate where to construct a dam then.
He said the late Iyan katsina and former District head of Mashi, Alhaji Aminu Ibrahim was responsible for placing Mashi in the political map of the then Kaduna state, adding that what Mashi people now require was unity to forge ahead.
Alhaji Ya’u Duwan commended the Governor for selecting people of proven integrity such as IBRAHIM ZAKARI the Special Adviser International Relations & Investments.
He announced that the Special Adviser on international foreign direct investment, Alhaji Ibrahim Zakari supplied an electricity transformer to improve power supply in Mashi.
He said the commissioner for women affairs, Hajiya Badiyya Hassan Mashi had repaired a broken floor in one of the schools in the area.
The Head of administration requested the Governor to rehabilitate Mashi-Birnin kuka road, overcome some ecological problems and above all shortage of portable drinking water in Mashi and its environs.
Also speaking, the APC chairman in Mashi local government, Alhaji Armaya’u Doka requested for the construction of Doka-Randa-Doguru-Gallu road to fulfill one of the Governor’s campaign promises to the people of Mashi.
In a vote of thanks, the District head of Mashi and Iyan katsina, Alhaji Kabir Aminu also harps on the need to asphalt Mashi-Birnin kuka road, provide water to people of Mashi and other social amenities in the area.
The District head expressed gratitude to the Governor for aquarium a new land for a new graveyard through the special Adviser, Alhaji Ibrahim Zakari.
He used the opportunity to thanked a chieftain of APC in the state, Alhaji Bara’u Mangal for the support and assistance being rendered to late Iya Aminu ‘s family.