Taraba State Governor, Arc. Darius Dickson Ishaku yesterday admonished the Coordinators of NGADA and Yangtu Development Areas as well as the Chairman and members of the Taraba state Judicial Service commission to be responsive to the needs of the people.
Governor Darius Ishaku said this at the Government House Exco Chamber, and challenged them to render services to humanity by carrying all along in the discharge of their official duties devoid of any form of sentiment.
Darius Ishaku tasks the coordinator of NGADA that, this is the right time to work for the people by helping them, because the area is lacking in all the basic necessities of life and categorically told him that, if he doesn’t help them God will judge him because they are indeed deprived people.
Similarly, the Governor charged the Coordinator of Yangtu to be proactive and innovative and inject new ideas that will derive the Development area to realize its potentials by making the people to appreciate him and thrive to move the area to greater heights by being transparent and fair in the discharge of his assignment.
The Governor admonished the Coordinators of NGADA and Yangtu to immediately key into the rescue mission of his administration in order to fast track growth and promote peace and harmonious coexistence among the people.
To the Chairman and members of the Taraba State Specialist Hospital Board, Governor Darius Ishaku tasks them to work round the clock with a view to generating ideas that will enhance speedy turn around of the hospital so that it would be able to address the health needs of the people of the state.
He beckoned on the specialist Hospital Board to wake up and improve on their services, explaining that, there are inadequate Hospitals across the state and reiterated his administration’s determination to rehabilitate and equip the hospitals cutting across the three geopolitical zones of the state and posited that, it is the availability of modern equipment that makes a health facility a hospital.
The Governor stated thus, “I wish to use this opportunity to urge all of you to take this responsibility with all sense of seriousness. As fresh members of the Resuce team you are charged to bring new ideas on board that will help speed up the growth of the mission, I urge you to get a copy of the Rescue Agenda, which will guide and help you to understand the workings of the project, it will also contribute meaningfully to the success of the movement and the goals the mission intends to achieve throughout the state,” he stressed.
Accordingly, Governor Darius Ishaku told the Chairman and members of the State Judicial Service Commission sworn in that they have a very special responsibility to handle, most especially, in ensuring that justice is speedily dispense and with utmost fairness to all manner of people devoid nepotism or favoritism and reminded them to uphold the integrity judiciary.
The Governor maintained that, Taraba state is blessed in all spheres and there is, the urgent need to wake up and effectively manage the God given natural resources judiciously, stressing that, Taraba will be a great place if we wake up to our responsibility by supporting government to explore and harness the abundant natural resources.
He said by next year the Rescue Agenda will graduate lots of youths who have been empowered in varieties of skills and asserted that his administration will keep doing it until the entire youths in the state are actively engaged in ventures that will sustain them, emphasizing that, he is poised in his drive to sustaining peace and will work more assiduously until peace is permanent in all the corners of the state.
Darius Ishaku opined that Taraba state alone can produce enough rice that will be able meet the country’s needs, that, the Highland Tea is the number one beverage in the country and effort is now tilted towards coming up good publicity that will market the product nationally and internationally.
Similarly, Governor Darius Ishaku said modality worked out on the government and people of the state will be actively involved in Mining activities and explained that the state at the moment is harmoniously engaging the Federal Government proactively which will be beneficial to the three tiers of government.
Responding on behalf of the new appointees, Rtd. Grand Ghadi Justice Mamman Salai Judicial Service Commission JSC, appreciated God for giving the opportunity serve the people and Government of the state.
Retired Ghadi Salais assured the Governor that they will discharge their duties effectively and efficiently and in accordance with laws of the land as spelled out and stressed that they will perform functions with absolute humility to the rule of law.
He told the Governor that his speech was heart touching and said he believed that all the appointees will ponder on it and as well put it all into action and work for the success of this state and told him to go and sleep with his eyes closed with the promise that they will never fail him.
Those sworn in were Rev Joseph Nagombe Coordinator NGADA Development Area, Mr. Nuhu Tsuki Coordinator Yangtu Development Area and Justice Josephine Tuktur as Chairman Of Taraba Judicial Service Commission with one of Tarabas illustrious sons Damien Dodo SAN as member and Taraba state specialist Hospital Board has Dr Stephen Kitchener chairman with the CMO of the Specialist Hospital as a Member.