24 July 2020 Bilkisu Kambai
Plateau State Governor, Simon Bako Lalong has congratulated the Director General of the Industrial Training Fund, ITF Mr. Joseph Ntung Ari on his reappointment for another term of four years.
Governor Lalong in a congratulatory message through a release by his director of press Simon Makut Macham described the development as another good omen for the agency and Plateau State.
Lalong said given the track record of achievements of Mr. Ari in the last four years he is not surprised by the reappointment of Mr. Joseph Ari by the President.
The governor said in the last four years, Ari rebranded and refocused the organisation by making it a frontline skills development and job creation machinery that has empowered millions of Nigerians, gave hope to many youths and reduced the fruitless hunt for non-existing white collar jobs, thereby reducing crime in the society.
The Governor while wishing Mr. Ari a fruitful tenure, assures him that Plateau State Government will continue to partner with the ITF in empowering its citizens through skill and entrepreneurial development.
He thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for considering more sons and daughters of Plateau State for appointment into Federal Government Agencies, assuring him that they will continue to give their best at all times.