Tunde Bolaji – Minna
The presidency will soon name the Board of Hydro Power Producing Areas HYPPADEC, Senator David Umaru representing Niger East Senatorial District of Niger State has hinted.
He has also dedicated his recent victory at the Appeal Court to the people of the constituency.
Umaru stated this at the weekend while addressing constituents and supporters in solidarity visit following the victory at Appeal Court which affirmed him as Senator elect of Niger East.
He thanked the people for their resolute and resilient support during the struggle to retrieved the mandate stolen by individuals in conjunction with state government.
The Senator therefore promised to redouble efforts towards improving the living standards of the constituents through intervention projects.
The lawmaker assured that the presidency will soon constitute the board of HYPPADEC, adding that the smooth take off of the Commission will be top on his priorities at the next Senate.
He said, “I want to dedicate this victory to God and to to good people of Niger East for their tremendous support during the period”.
According to him, “the presidency will soon announce the board members of HYPPADEC “, adding that all was set for its take off.
Speaking earlier, political leaders from the constuency urged the lawmaker to remain focused in his service to the people, adding that he should not allow any distraction in the good job he is doing.
A leader from Gurara local government of the constituency, Dantani Isah said he had embarked on three days fasting and prayers for the victory of the senator at the court and thanked God for answered prayers.
He said that the people were determined to stand with Senator David Umaru in view of his achievements in the Senate adding that “Senator David Umaru deserved second term. We have given him second term and nobody can steal it from him, because it is our mandate and we are ready to defend it”.