Members of Bauchi State House of Assembly led by the Speaker, Abubakar Y Suleiman with the District Head of Katagum, Alh Usman Mahmoud.
By Akanji Alowolodu, Bauchi
The harmonious working relationship existing between the PDP led Executive and APC led Legislature in Bauchi state has been lauded which has led to tremendous development in the last 2 years.
The commendation was made the Galadiman Katagum who is also the District Head of Katagum in Zaki LGA, Alhaji Usman Mahmud Abdullahi who also described the relationship as a good spell for the development of Bauchi State.
The traditional ruler was speaking when he received the Speaker of the Bauchi State House of Assembly, Abubakar Y Suleiman and his colleagues who paid him courtesy visit in his Palace on Friday.
The District Head explained that Katagum is witnessing many developmental projects which he attributed to the determination and patriotism of the Governor, Sen Bala Mohammed Abdulkadir of the PDP and the APC led State House Assembly who buried their differences for the overall development of the State.
Usman Mahmud also thanked the state government for rebuilding his Palace and many other projects within his domain.
The monarch also commended the member representing Katagum Constituency in the State Assembly for his empowerment initiatives, humanitarian services and developmental projects.
According to him, he always wonder where the lawmaker gets funds for his many projects, saying that his subjects are not regretting voting him.
While Speaking earlier, the Speaker, Abubakar Y Suleiman told the District Head that they were in Katagum to witness a wedding fatiha, Qur’anic Recitation Competition, Ubandoma Football Competition and launching of empowering scheme organized by Mukhtar A Suleiman who represents the area in the State Assembly.
He extolled the quality representation of the Katagum lawmaker and commended his giant strides in the Constituency.
The Speaker said that, “Sir, all the Honourable Members of the 9th Assembly of Bauchi State are executing many developmental initiatives in their Constituencies. I must say I am very proud of being the Speaker of this Assembly that its members have people at their hearts.”
He added that, “I spent a day in Katagum and enjoyed your hospitality and appreciates what my colleague and friend is doing to his people. In fact I feel like staying in Katagum for more days.”
Abubakar Suleiman then assured the District Head that they will continue working harmoniously with Executive to bring more dividends of democracy to all parts of the State as contained in a statement by Abdul Ahmad BurraSpokesperson to the Speaker, Bauchi State House of Assembly.