Gov Sule applauds Nasarawa Speaker’s leadership prowess, pray God to continue to keep them in unity, sound health.
….Says FG palliative has arrived the State for onward disbursement.
Nasarawa State Governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule revealed that the state is in receipt of Federal Government palliatives to cushion the effect of hardship being experience as occasion by fuel subsidy removal.
The Governor said the palliative will be disbursed in an effort to mitigate the impact of fuel subsidy removal in the country, particularly Nasarawa State.
Engineer Sule made the disclosure during his visit to the Speaker, Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi at his residence in Lafia, Friday.
According to the Governor, the people of Nasarawa State like other States of the Federation are waiting for the palliatives as promised by President Bola Ahmed Tinubu in the nation’s broadcast as part of effort to mitigate the impacts of the removal of fuel subsidy.
He told the Speaker that shortly his arrival from the United States, US, he was briefed about his illness, hence the visit to wish him quick recovery.
“Good health, peace, unity and ease of life is what everybody want, I am happy to see that you have improved and recuporated, we thank God for that”
“May God continue to keep us together in unity and good health” the Governor. Said.
Gov. Sule acknowledged receipt of Federal Government intervention, revealing that the palliative will be rolled out the moment commissioner nominees are inaugurated next week to alleviate the sufferings posed by the removal of the fuel subsidy
The Governor appreciated the Federal Government for the aid and promised judicious distribution of the palliatives.
He commended the Speaker Rt. Hon. Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi and his colleagues for the speedy confirmation of the commissioner nominees and assured of continued good working relationship.
While noting that God gives power to whom ever he wishes at his appointed time called for support to the minister from the State Imaan Suleiman Ibrahim to enable her succeed.
Besides, the Governor said plans are on top gear to replace the commissioner nominee of Nassarawa Eggon Local Government, Mr Haruna Musa, who is indisposed for confirmation due to cogent reasons.
Responding, the Speaker Rt. Hon. Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi appreciated the Governor for the visit and wishing him quick recovery just as he sued for the sustained relationship.
The Speaker told the Governor that the Nasarawa State House of Assembly will continue to support him with legislations that will improve the business of governance for the growth and development of Nasarawa State.
“Your Excellency we missed you so much while you were away, we thank God for your safe return”
“You just arrived yesterday and you visit me to sympathized with me, I cannot thank you enough, may God keep us together”
“I want to assured you that Hon. Members are with you, we will continue to support you to succeed and for the betterment of our people” the Speaker said.
Similarly, the State All Progressives Congress, APC, Secretary, Hon. Aliyu Bello and the State Accountant General Dr Musa Ahmed Muhammed were in the Speaker’s Residence to sympathized with him over his ill health.
It was reported that the Speaker was down in the past few days but has tremendously improved and incorporated.