ZAMFARA STATE GOVERNMENT BEGINS TOWN HALL MEETING FOR 2021 BUDGET.*
Zamfara state government commenced Town Hall meeting in Zamfara North senatorial District for the 2021 Budget proposal.
Director Budget, Mr. Hamza Salihu Badarwa who presented the proposed capital projects in the Zone which consist of Birnin Magaji; Kaura-Namoda; Shinkafi and Zurmi Local Governments respectively, said the town hall meeting was to aqeuint populace of the area the proposed projects to be executed for them and have their feedbacks for smooth implementation.
He explained that, the town hall meeting which was the first of its kind in the history of the State has demonstrated the government’s determination of all inclusive governance and transparency.
On his part, the Director Economic Planning, Mr. Dalhatu Musa Morai, revealed that, youths have been graciously considered in the projects by engaging them into farming activities to reduce unemployment and improve on security.
In a Remark, the Sole Administrator of Birnin Magaji Local Government, Mr. Muhammad Umar Birnin-Magaji who applauded the effort of the ministry of Budget and Economic planning for organising the town hall meeting, said people of the zone have appreciated the motive and will communicate their observations through the ministry for effective implementation of the budget.
Legislators from the zone, sole administrators, politicians and representatives of the zonal communities were in attendance during the town hall meeting which took place in Kaura Namoda.