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JUST IN: North-East Governors Discussion board Elect Zulum Chairman

Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State has been elected because the pioneer Chairman of the North-East Governors Discussion board.

Naija Information reviews that the Borno governor will grasp the location for a duration of 2 years.

This used to be made identified in a communication issued on the finish of the discussion board’s 2d assembly, which held in Maiduguri on Saturday and signed by means of the Discussion board’s Chairman and governor of Borno, Zulum.

In line with the communication, the assembly used to be attended by means of governors of Adamawa- Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, Gombe- Mohammed Inuwa Yahaya, Borno- Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum, Bauchi- Sen. Bala Mohammed, Deputy Governors of Taraba- Engr Haruna Manu and Yobe, Idi Barde Gubana.

The governors additionally agreed to make Maiduguri headquarters in their discussion board.

The North-East governors’ discussion board additionally steered President Muhammadu Buhari-led management to deploy extra cutting-edge army {hardware} within the defense force preventing the Boko Haram within the area.

The crowd referred to as at the Federal Ministry of Water Sources to make certain that consideration used to be given to recharging the Lake Chad from nationwide water our bodies and strengthening the river basins within the sub-region.

The communication, on the other hand, referred to as at the Federal Govt to revoke decided on street contracts awarded by means of the Federal Ministry of Works for years with out growth and re-award the similar to extra competent contractors with investment to verify well timed execution.

“The Discussion board affirmed its dedication to fortify the Federal Govt schedule of reworking the Almajiri gadget as a way to strengthening each Islamic and western schooling in addition to preventing boulevard begging and incidence of out of faculty youngsters within the area as agreed by means of the Northern governors,” it mentioned.