02 February 2021 by MATHEW AYOOLA
In fulfilment of some of his campaign promises to enhance the welfare of members of his constituency, a Member of the House of Representatives from AMAC/Bwari Federal Constituency of the FCT, Micah Jiba, has embarked on inspection of some of the intervention projects in Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC which he sponsored in the 2020 Budget.
Speaking with newsmen at the end of the inspection in Abuja, Mr Jiba expressed his wish that funding for some of the projects had come earlier and reiterated his commitment to ensuring that the people living in the 22 wards of AMAC/Bwari Constituency enjoy the dividends of democracy.
“This is just an inspection of the projects requested by members of my constituency which I facilitated in the 2020 Appropriation Act. I would have hoped that the projects were completed earlier but funding for some of the projects just came recently as I have been informed by the contractors on site.” the Lawmaker stated.
He expressed satisfaction that the intervention projects were delivered to each locality adding that people at the grassroots could also enjoy the dividends of democracy through their Representatives at the National Assembly.
Some residents of the benefiting communities commended the Lawmaker for the laudable projects.
According to them, the projects will go a long way to improve their socio-economic well being through quality education for their children, supply of water and electricity among others.
Some of the projects inspected by the Lawmaker included a newly built block of classrooms with offices, toilet and storage at Piwoyi Community, Motorized borehole in Chika, Installation of new 500 KVA transformer for residents of Gosa, drilling of Motorized borehole in Ketti, Installation of 500 KVA transformer in Kabusa and drilling of Motorized borehole in Pigba community.
Others are; installation of new transformer in Kurudu Army Baracks, drilling of motorized borehole at ECWA Bible School Karu and an ICT center at JSS Nyanya.
Dignitaries in the Lawmaker’s entourage were PDP Secretary in the FCT, Bako Angulu, PDP Women Leader in FCT, Benny Enock, AMAC PDP Chairman, Jafaru Gwagwa and Bwari PDP Women Leader, Lami Jiwa among others.