Kano state Governor Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has said plans are underway by his administration to execute more developmental projects within the five Emirates in the state for the benefit of its teeming populace.
Ganduje gave the assurance while addressing thousands of people who came from the eight local government areas under Karaye Emirate to witness Hawan Kutifi organised by the Emirate.
The eight local governments under the new Karaye Emirate include Karaye, Gwarzo, Kabo, Rimin Gado, Shanono, Rogo, Kiru and Madobi.
Represented by his Deputy Dr. Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna, Ganduje maintained that his administration had already completed arrangement to construct new hospitals with 400 beds at each of the Emirate.
“By so doing, our sole aim is to bring effective health delivery services closer to the people in the communities “he disclosed.
He said the new Emirates were created purposely to bring about progress to the socio-economy life of the people in the state, adding that…” from what we are witnessing today, we can see a lot of changes and developments in terms of unity and progress among the local government areas that are under Karaye Emirate ”
He therefore charged the eight LGs to give their maximum support and ensure full participation in the Emirate’s activities to ensure speedy development of their respective communities.
He said “I urge all the local government areas under the Emirate to make good arrangements that would restore the good image of the Emirate in the interest of speedy development”
He thanked all the District Heads under Karaye Emirate who attended the traditional Hawan Kutifi and called on them to continue to cooperate with the Emirate and give their maximum contributions to the development of the affected areas.
“I want to once again state that the present administration will not tolerate any act of sabotage that will undermine the progress of the new emirates which are meant to bring about progress of our dear State “he warned.
In his Speech, the Emir of Karaye, Dr. Ibrahim Abubakar Il thanked Almighty Allah for making the Muslim Ummah to witness the celebration of the Eid Kabir and prayed for continuous peace and stability in Kano and the nation at large.
” Karaye Emirate upgrades its Sallah Durbah due to the promotion of the Emirate to a first class position by His Excellency Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje and I want to inform this gathering that Karaye Emirate has a long history of over 400 years with a total number of 37 Emirs including myself ” he reveals
He expressed gratitude to the Almighty God for restoring the old glory and status of Karaye Emirate which was enjoyed by their fore furthers.
“I want to use this opportunity to thank the Executive Governor of Kano State, His Excellency Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje for approving the law passed by the Kano State House of Assembly which has made this Emirate one of the first class Emirate “he said.