By Lawrence Olaoye
President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the Katsina state governor, Aminu Masari, for his efforts in constructing and improving road networks across the state.
According to a statement made available to newsmen yesterday by his spokesman, Mallam Garba Shehu, the President have the commendation in Daura, Katsina State.
Buhari hailed the governor particularly for focusing on linking economically viable areas in the hinterlands to markets, public institutions and schools.
The President, who commissioned the 28 km Randa Doguru- Gallu Kwanar-Gwanti-Shargalle road, said investments in the infrastructure of the state will also encourage channelling of time and resources in positive economic and social activities, and enhance security.
He noted that Masari had shown commitment to the development of infrastructure, urging him to keep on investing for the future of the state.
In his remarks, the governor said 18 roads across the state were earmarked for construction, and ten had been completed, while eight were at various stages.
The President had in August commissioned the Shinkafi-Yandaki-Gafiya—Abdallawa-Dankaba and Kwanar Sabke-Dan Aunai-Dutsi roads.