Yobe state Governor and Chairman APC Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, Hon. Mai Mala Buni, has commended the Federal Executive Council (FEC) for approving the Fika/Gadaka water transfer project.
The statement made available in a release signed by the Director General Press and Media to the Governor, Mamman Mohammed.
Governor Mai Mala Buni who described the project as a strategic intervention to solving the perennial water problem faced in the area, expressed government and people of Yobe State appreciation to the federal executive Council under President Muhammadu Buhari for the intervention which means so much to the government and people of the state.
The statement indicate that the intervention would complement the efforts of the state government in providing the water needs to the people.
Governor Buni added that the intervention would affords the state government with the opportunity to focus on other areas to provide more infrastructures.
He further disclosed that his administration would continue to partner with the federal government and international partners to provide adequate and safe water to the people.
He also assured the support and cooperation of the people and government of the state for successful execution of this and all intervention.