Katsina State Ministry of Lands and Survey has assured to support Katsina Youth Support Against Deforestation to establish a garden for indegeneous trees.
The Commissioner of the Ministry TPL. Usman Nadada gave the assuarance when he received members of the Association on a courtesy call.
Alhaji Usman Nadada who described the Association as partner in progress said, the ministry will engage it’s services in city beautification.
The Lands and Survey Commissioner pointed out that, the ministry intended to plant tree seedlings in public places such as schools, Masjids and boarder areas to fight desertification.
The measure is to provide condusive atmosphere and to protect the environment from degredation and other environmental related problems.
Alhaji Usman Nadada who charged the Association not relent in protecting environment, called on members to engage more youth for more progress in the society.
The Commissioner said, the ministry received a proposal to provide the Association with suitable land for the establishment of indigenous garden culture and preservation learning center.
He advised the Association to be more committed as it’s project is being rewarded by Almighty Allah.
Alhaji Usman Nadada promised to construct a borehole in a nursery garden of the Association to enable it nurture the seedlings.
In a remarks, the Chairman Katsina Youth Support Against Deforestation Comrade Lawal Usman Murnai spoke on the achievements recorded so far in environment protection.
Comrade Lawal Usman Murnai said, the Association is proposed to establish garden that would comprises nursery, recreational site and planting indegeneous trees as well as gallery.
He applauded the the Commissioner of Lands for his support to the activities of the Association and called for its sustainance.
The former Chairman of the Association Comrade Nuraddeen Abdurrahman recalled that, the commissioner has sponsored the plantation of trees in various places in Katsina.
Comrade Nuraddeen Abdurrahman acknowledged that, the Association would nurture one hundred thousand seedlings for the year 2021 to be planted and distributed free of charge to people across the state.
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KATSINA YOUTH SUPPORT AGAINST DEFORESTATION.