Yobe State governor, Ibrahim Gaidam, has called on people of the state, especially those who do not have permanent Voters Card (PVC) to collect their PVCs before the closing date of August 31, 20I8.
Governor Gaidam, who disclosed this during the Eid-el-Kabir celebration in Damaturu, Yobe state, stated that the important of PVCs card to make the right choice of electing responsible leaders who will effectively use the power of representation to make good decisions in accordance with their yearning and aspiration.
The governor reiterated his administration’s determination to continue to serve the people through the execution of projects and implementation of programmes that would uplift their living standards.
According to him, “ I wish to seize the opportunity provided by this solemn occasion to reassure all our citizens that, in spite of all challenges that we have to contend with as a state, our administration shall continue to remain focused and committed to the sustainability of our developmental programmes aimed at making life more meaningful to the citizenry.
He further stated that, “as we are approaching the last lap of our administration, our focus shall continue to be geared towards consolidating the improved security situation in the state, completion of all ongoing projects and giving attention to the task of post-insurgency resettlement, rehabilitation and reconstruction through effective and efficient collaboration with our development partners.
and other stakeholders.”
He also stressed the importance of the national ID card to national planning, urging people in the state to register with the National Identity Management Commission and get their national ID cards.
The governor also called on people to continue to remain security-conscious, support security agents who are risking their lives so that people can live theirs safely and report any suspicious persons or activities in their neighbourhoods.
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