From Ibrahim Sidi Muh’d, Gusau
Zamfara state Central Youth Forum (CYF) has blew its trumpet in support of a member of the House of Representatives representing Gusau/Tsafe federal constituency, Engineer Ibrahim Shehu Gusau, to contest governorship slot in the state by 2015.
The group said it was backing the lawmaker owing to his contributions to the development of his constituency.
In a statement made available to Peoples Daily in Gusau, the state capital, the CYF Chairman, Malam Abba Muhammad, contended that their constituency was virtually satisfied with Gusau’s representation in the National Assembly following projects being executed with direct bearing on human development.
According to him, thousands of youth under the constituency have gained employment under Skill Acquisition Programme introduced by the lawmaker in collaboration with some interested non-governmental organisations.
It further disclosed that hundreds of youth in the constituency have been employed under a Zinc and Nail producing company established by the lawmaker adding that a befitting and functional ICT training centre in Gusau, also established by him has contributed immensely to the development of imformation and communication skills among the youth.
“It has been worthy of commendation that our representative at the National Assembly, Ibrahim Shehu Gusau, has provided and distributed millions of naira health facilities across the hospitals and health centres in Gusau and Tsafe federal constituency”, the statement informed.