By Usman Shuaibu
The president of the Market Women Association, in Kwali Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mrs. Florence Ogiden, has called on the chairman of the area council, Hon. Ibrahim Daniel to rehabilitate the Kwali main market, to boost socio-economic growth of the area.
She also urged the chairman to construct boreholes for the use of the butchers operating in the market.
Ogiden, who made the call during the one year anniversary of the present administration of the council, further pleaded with the chairman to build public toilets in the market for the benefit of traders.
She said that her leadership would continue to support and co-operate with the authorities of the council for the overall development of the area, urging the council chairman to carry the women along in the scheme of things.
She however, commended the chairman for the projects being carried out within one year in office.
Speaking earlier, the chairman, said that his administration would continue to focus on the developmental projects in the area.
He said that his administration had executed good number of projects in kwali and its environs, which include roads construction, provision of boreholes and rural electrifications among others.
Daniel, however, appealed to the people of kwali to join hands with him to move kwali to the next level.
The one year anniversary celebration focused on the foundation laying ceremony of the PDP secretariat by the minister of state for FCT, Mrs. Olajumoke Akinjide, who was represented by the special Adviser to the FCT minister on the political matters, senator Usman Jibrim Wowo.