2019 Elections: Why I want to represent Kankara in the State House of Assembly – Jamilu Yahaya
Why I want to contest for State house of Assembly
The Manifesto, titled “Kankara arise”.
Comr Jamilu Yahaya Kankara popularly known as J-Man is an aspirant for Katsina State House of Assembly, Kankara Constituency under a platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Jamilu Yahaya Kankara is a graduate of Economics from Umaru Musa Yaradua University, Katsina and have gotten several awards and certificates. He started a career with the Union Assurance Company, Abuja in the year 2015 and later joined the Union Bank Plc in the year 2016.
He is a comrade, a successful Entrepreneur and Agroprenuer, a Students Leader during his days in school and also works with some Non-Governmental Organizations. He have been a politician for quiet a long time and have developed the ability to work individually and in a team.
Below are excerpts from his declaration statement:
“Kankara constituency is a fantastic one and it is my dream to make it even better by adequately representing the diverse interests of the people. Every community in Kankara Constituency is important, from the biggest to the smallest. Hence, I will work hard to deliver the dividends of democracy to every constituent. This I intend to do by embarking on projects that will be of common interest to the whole of the Constituency and its environs such as health, youth and women empowerment, social amenities and education based projects.
“I will also be organizing entrepreneurial training for our youths and women and also the training for students who want to further their studies, which I believe will help reduce the rate of unemployment in the constituency.
“Full and Active Representation is my mission.
It is my belief that, my experience and exposure since during my time as a student leader in University, community association and NGOs would be of great advantage in representing the good people of Kankara, at the Katsina State House of Assembly.
My mission is therefore to go to Katsina State house of assembly and be part of the move that will reposition Katsina State through law making and policies formulation.
I will adequately represent the interest of my people at the State Assembly in the areas of law making, lobbying, constituency projects, oversight functions and in other areas.
One of the key areas where I intend to advocate for reforms through Reform Bills, I will sponsor Bills on three areas, thus: Poverty reduction through empowerment, Child right and Almajiri Education, and Women and Youths.
Seeking jobs for my constituents will be one of my primary focuses as a legislator. This is one of the thing i intend to do if given opportunity to serve the good people of Kankara in the State Assembly.
Apart from my involvement in law making and policy formulation, i will also embark on some constituency projects within my capacity as a state legislator. The projects i intend to embark upon will among other things include Vocational studies, Loan scheme, Youth and women empowerment programmes, Providing livelihood support for the less privilege, among others.
I will on constant basis brief my constituency about the development at the State level as the need arises. Where necessary, emergency briefing would
Comr Jameel Yahaya Kankara (Jman)