The stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Wakama Electoral Ward of Nassarawa-Eggon Local Government Area (LGA) have commended Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State for the ongoing construction of Alushi/Awayi/Wakama Road.
The stakeholders gave the commendation at a meeting which held on Monday (March 13, 2023) in Wakama community of Nassarawa-Eggon LGA, to review the outcome of the February 25 Presidential and National Assembly elections.
According to them the road if completed would open up the areas for easy transportation of people and their farm produce.
Mr Bala Moses-John, Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the Governor and a chieftain of the ruling party said the construction of the road was a dream come true to the people of Alushi and Wakama electoral wards.
He explained that the road is connecting the two communities and would benefit the people of the area economically and boost commercial activities.
The SSA to the Governor also advised the Wakama people to vote for the APC to re-elect the Governor as well as the House of Assembly candidate of APC for good governance in the constituency.
“We should shun religious and ethnic politics and embrace each other irrespective of whatever differences.
“God created us different tribes and religion because he wanted it as such, if not, he would have created us as just one tribe and religion,” he added.
He therefore appealed to APC members to forget about insinuations making the round to divide them and work together for the victory of thier party in March 18 elections.
Also, Mr Thomas Anyu-Bako, Councillor representing Wakama in the Legislative Arm of Nassarawa-Eggon LGA commended the Governor for the road project.
He explained that although the road project is still ongoing, traveling to Alushi and Akpata communities of Wakama is very easy unlike before.
He also said Governor Sule has given employment to thier sons and daughters in College of Education Akwanga, College of Agriculture, Science and Technology Lafia, Isa Mustapha Agwai Polytechnic Lafia as well as Teachers Service Commission.
He called on the people in the area to shun religious and ethnic politics and vote for Sule and Jacob Kudu, House of Assembly candidate of APC for justice, equity and fairness.
Also, Mukthar Angbashim-Mamman said the government of APC has been good to the people of the area.
He called on the party faithful in the area to work together for the success of thier party in the March 18 elections.
On his part, Thomas Dasu, Chairman of Wakama APC stakeholders said the party should work together to reward the governor and the party.