17 April 2017, Sweetcrude, Lagos – The governor of Kebbi State, Senator Abubakar Atiku Bagudu, has applauded the management of Kaduna Electric for its innovative management and efforts at ensuring steady and qualitative power supply to the state capital and environs.
A press statement by the Head, Corporate Communication of Kaduna Electric, Abdulazeez Abdullahi, disclosed that the governor made the commendation when he received the management of the company at government house, Birnin Kebbi.
The Kebbi State governor described “electricity as not only an instrument for social comfort but, an economic necessity and catalyst for human development”.
He charged the Managing Director of Kaduna Electric, Engineer Garba Haruna, whom he described as a worthy ambassador of Kebbi State, to look at the power supply challenges in Zuru and Yauri Emirates of the state with the view to addressing it.
He pledged his administration’s continue support and cooperation with Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company.
Earlier, Engineer Haruna disclosed that the company was being repositioned for effective service delivery. He expressed appreciation to the governor over the enduring partnership and mutual beneficial relationship existing between the company and the Kebbi state government.
He appealed to the governor to mobilise the citizens of the state to appreciate the value of electricity and the need to pay electricity bills as at when due.
The Managing Director was accompanied on the visit by Messrs. Major Bashkar and Uday Mishra, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Corporate Services Officer, respectively.