Iâ€™ve not received FGâ€™s bailout fund â€“ Bauchi gov
that he has not received any money from the Federal
Government to pay the four-month salaries the state
government owe Bauchi civil servants.
Abubakar said this on Saturday when the Emir of Bauchi,
Alhaji Rilwanu Adamu, and his Emirate council paid him a
Sallah homage at the Government House, Bauchi.
â€œUp to date, no kobo from the Federal Government has
come into the coffers of Bauchi State Government contrary
to insinuations by some people,â€ he said.
There have being reports in the state that despite that the
governor had received fund from the Federal Government to
settle salary arrears of workers, he had refused to settle the
Abubakar said, â€œIn a little time, the four months salary our
government inherited would be cleared. Thereafter,
promises made to the people of Bauchi State would be
Responding to the peopleâ€™s requests through the Emir, the
governor explained that rural roads would be given the
According to him, rural roads will be constructed to fast
track the development programme of the government,
which include transportation of humans and farm produce
for socio-economic benefit of the people and Nigeria.
The Emir, in his speech, told the governor that the state
capital and other areas within his emirate had no potable
Adamu also asked for the construction of some link roads,
which he said were vital to the socio-economic development
of the state.
Other requests included construction of Zaki Dam and
others that would provide water for dry season farming,
employment of jobless youths and the payment of subsidy
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