29 July 2020 by MATHEW AYOOLA
A Member of the House of Representatives from AMAC/Bwari Federal Constituency of the FCT, Mr Micah Jiba wants Muslims in the FCT to pray for the development and continuous corporate existence of the country. Speaking with newsmen ahead of this year’s Eid-el-Kabir celebration in Abuja, Mr Micah Jiba also stressed the need for them to pray for the end of COVID 19 pandemic in Nigeria and the global community. The Lawmaker who expressed displeasure that the festivity is coming amid COVID 19 pandemic advised them to abide by Government’s safety guidelines during the celebration.
While commending the peaceful coexistence among all religious groups in the FCT, Mr Micah Jiba admonished residents not to relent in being their brother’s keeper to ensure the development of the Territory. On his legislative efforts over the last one year at the National Assembly, Mr Micah Jiba said he had so far initiated Bills on Mayoral Position for the FCT, Creation of Federal Polytechnic in the FCT and establishment of FCT Original Inhabitants Commission among others. He also said he embarked on various intervention projects such provision of potable water and access roads in Bwari and Abuja Municipal Area Councils. The Lawmaker listed rural communities that benefitted from the projects to include Galwuyi Ward and Bwari Central as well as Dakwa and Durumi Communities in Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC. While reiterating his Commitment to effective representation of his Constituency at the National Assembly, Mr Micah Jiba advised residents of AMAC/Bwari and the FCT in general to continue to support all efforts aimed at developing the Territory.