Management Committee Chairman of Jos North Local Government Shehu Bala Usman has commended women on the Plateau for their support to Governor Simon Lalong in the sustainence of peaceful co-existence among people of the state.
The Chairman gave the commendation during the monthly meeting of the Association of Wives of the Seventeen Local Government Chairmen of Plateau State held at Sharna Hotel, Bauchi road Jos.
The monthly meeting of Association of Wives of the Seventeen Local Government chairmen in the state hosted by wife of the Management Committee chairman of Jos North Farida Usman is to brainstorm on some issues concerning women on the Plateau.
Addressing wives of the Seventeen Local Government Chairmen, Usman said the meeting would provide an opportunity for them to look for more proper ways to support the Seventeen Local Government chairmen in carrying out their assignment and ensure the efficient implementation of policies and programmes that have direct bearings on the lives of women.
This he said is in line with the ideals of the policy thrust of the Rescue Administration..
The chairman maintain that no Nation can develop without the support of women and challenge them to see themselves as partners in achieving the Three policy thrust of Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State.
Usman stressed that women on the Plateau remain key in the actualization of the dream of any Government.
In her remark, the wiife of the Management Committee Chairman of Jos South Local Government Council Patience Choji who spoke on behalf of her colleagues showered accolades on the Management Como Chairman of Jos North for his peace building initiative in line with the vision of Governor Simon Bako Lalong.
She explain this has restored Jos North to her place of pride as the heartbeat of Plateau state.
She used the opportunity to enumerate some of the programmes of the event to include sensitization campaign in the fight against cancer, drug abuse and other related diseases in Plateau state.
Mrs Choji appealed to the seventeen Local Government Chairmen to provide all the necessary support to their wives towards the drive to contain the diseases.
On her part Wife of the Management Committee Chairman of Jos North Local Government Council Farida Usman expressed joy for the support from her husband towards women empowerment and other programmes that are adding value to the womanhood###.
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