By: Luka Danie (Bauchi),
Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi state has pledged to assist People Living with Disability (PLWD), with a view to alleviating their sufferings.
The Governor, who made the pledge, while addressing group of People Living with Disability, who visited him at the Government House Bauchi said, his administration would provide them with empowerment programmes.
The Governor, who said the present administration under him would provide the People Living With Disabilities to acquire sound education, acknowledged their positive contributions towards the victory of the People’s Democratic Party in the last gubernatorial election in the state.
He however enjoined them to key into the government’s poverty alleviation programme to enable them benefit.
Earlier, the leader of the delegation, Malam Sa’adu Maijama’a said the visit was to enable them register their support and loyalty to his administration for effective discharge of his responsibility.
He appealed to the Governor to include members of the group in his cabinet to enable them contribute to the development of the state.