From David Hassan, Gombe
Gombe state Agency for Community and Social Development has made a remarkable impact in making a difference in transforming communities within state.
The General Manager of the Agency Alhaji Abubakar Ardo Kumo who stated this in an interview with our correspondent on Wednesday said the GMCSDA which was created in 2009 to implement projects specifically in the rural areas has put smiles in the faces of the people in communities.
He said the collaboration between Ministries, Department and Agencies with Gombe state Agency for Community and Social Development Agency has put an effort by taken its sensitization campaign to communities where communities in their respective areas have implemented some projects for the better.
As regulator body, we only supervise their activities when funding is been made for the implementation of projects, with a view to harmonies these community he said.
People within the community has been yearning for the experiences they got in this present administration where Gombe state government under the leadership of His Excellency Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has given them a free playing ground to go about their activities.
Numerous achievements which cannot be counted one after the other was piloted by the servant of the state governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya who found it necessary to key into the project by increasing yearly counterpart fund of N25 million to N50 million as part of government commitment to ensure that community based have sense of belonging in the society.
People living in the community that lack manpower services are now making a difference due to government effort to see that social amenities are provided in those areas for consumption he added.
While emphasizing the need of women in the project, the General manager attributed that women play a significant role.
He appreciated with Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya for the kind gesture giving to GMCSDA to carryout its legitimate functions effectively.