The All Progressives Congress, APC, National Leader and former Governor of Lagos State, Senator Ahmed Bola Tinubu Asiwaju has applauded Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno state for his commitment to the yearning and aspirations of his people, especially, the victims of Boko Haram insurgency.
He also described Shettima as an active, promising, fulfilling and dogged man who had sacrificed himself and government for his people.
Tinubu stated this Monday at Benisheikh and Ngamdu towns during his two day visit to Maiduguri where he commissioned some post insurgency capital projects initiated and constructed by the Borno state government.
Asiwaju was accompanied by the pioneer and former National Chairman of the APC, Chief Adebisi Akande and Former Presidential Liaison Officer to the National Assembly and former Borno State Governorship Candidate, Matawalle Kashim Ibrahim Imam, among others.
He expressed delight with the volume of projects executed and commended the Governor for the projects, particularly the women and girl child projects and programs which had direct bearing on the orphans and the widows.
He said the concern and efforts of the governor for his people were rare qualities that only a few leaders could have at this material time of economic recess and democracy.
The APC Leader commissioned Benisheikh General Hospital, Aisha Muhammad Buhari Primary School Benisheikh, Kaga LGC Secretariat Benisheikh, before proceeding to Ngandu town to commission Ngandu Central Primary School, Inspected Ngandu Model UBEB School and returned to Tamsu Kawu village to commission a Primary Healthcare Center, Tamsu Kawu Primary School, Housing Estate and Net House Plantation.
Tinubu further arrived Makinta Kururi to commission houses with Community Tractors and tricycles, commissioned Primary Healthcare Center at Mainok, inspected Mainok Mega Primary School, commissioned houses with Community Tractors, Tricycles and Federal Road Safety Clinic and Net House Plantation.
He was also at Jakana village to commission Jakana Primary School and Couiminty Tractors, Tricycles and inspected Irrigation Project that were initiated and constructed by Governor Kashim Shettima as part if his government five point, in line with the government cardinal policies in rehabilitation and resettlement programmes.
He is also billed to commission medical doctors quarters at Gidan Madara area of Maiduguri and Ayno Primary Healthcare Center, Primary School and Fish Pond before leaving Maiduguri.