The State Commissioner for Information, Comrade Muhammad Garba who made this known while briefing newsmen on the outcome of the state weekly Executive Council meeting stated that N10 million was also approved for procurement of chemicals for mosquitoes, vectors and rodents control at 52 boarding secondary schools across the state.
“These initiatives are to further reinforce prevention and control measures put in place by Government, to cub the scourge malaria, which has so far affected many people, especially women and children in the state”, the Commissioner highlighted.
Comrade Garba stated that in the same direction, the government consented to release N19. 15 million for emergency Lassa fever preparedness response and control of other epidemic prone diseases in the state.
Also approved by the state government is release of N73. 75 million for the take -off of sponsorship for entrepreneurship development training, in respect of some Kano indigenes, being conducted by the North West zone of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN.
The Commissioner also disclosed that N36. 226 million was approved for payment of compensation of property affected by the dualisation of Panshekara- Madobi Junction road in the outskirts of Kano city.
Also approved for release, according to Comrade Garba, is the sum of N6.39 million for procurement of materials for erosion control affecting 46 graveyards within Kano metropolis. SHARE YOUR STORY WITH US VIA EMAIL: INFO@247NIGERIANEWSUPDATE.CO RECEIVE NEWS VIA OUR WHATSAPP, KINDLY TEXT +234 701 056 0394 TO ADD YOU CLICK HERE TO JOIN US ON OUR YOUTUBE CHANNEL FOR NEWS UPDATE CLICK HERE TO JOIN US ON TWITTER FOR INSTANT NEWS UPDATE: @247NGNEWSUPDATE CLICK HERE TO JOIN MILLIONS AROUND THE GLOBE TO READ NEWS ON OUR FACEBOOK FAN PAGE FOR INSTANT UPDATES ON INSTAGRAM CLICK HERE RECEIVE INSTANT NEWS UPDATE VIA OUR BBM BROADCAST: D3EDEFDF PLACE YOUR TEXT ADVERT BELOW:>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>