By Usman Shuaibu
The Senator representing Niger State Senatorial District at the National Assembly, Senator Muhammad Bima Enagi, has promised to empower 5, 000 youths in agriculture across his senatorial district.
He also said he would empower rice farmers during the dry season farming throughout his senatorial district.
Enagi who made the promise when some of the officials of Aza Development Association (ADA), Abuja Chapter paid him a congratulatory visit at the National Assembly Complex on Monday.
He assured the executive members of the association that he would ensure that HYPADEC as well as Baro Port see the light of the day.
Also speaking during the visit, the chairman of ADA in the FCT Chapter, Comrade Suleiman Angulu Muye, appealed to the senator to join hands with the Niger State Governor, Alhaji Mohammed Sani Bello to repair the dilapidated Muye-Gulu road for the benefit of commuters plying the road.
He also pleaded with the senator to rehabilitate both secondary and primary schools in Aza communities as well to provide teachers there.
He further urged the senator to deem it necessary to provide jobs for the youths at the Federal Civil Service or State to arrest the problems of unemployment facing them.
Angulu Muye, however, charged the senator to come to the aid of the people who were affected with floods at Aza communities, especially Muye market that was destroyed by flooding.
On his part, the Legal Adviser of ADA, Barr. Haruna Gbedako, asked the senator to provide facilities at Aza community clinics to enable the people get access to medical treatment