Nassarawa State Government Gave Shops To Traders For FREE
Some times good news should be put out from time to time to show that some of our leaders may have a little bit of empathy within them, one of those is the state government in Nassarawa State.
Traders at the new Muhammadu Buhari International Market, Mararaba in Nasarawa State, have praised the state government for allocating to them shops in the area for free for the next three months.
A cross section of traders in the market, who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Nasarawa, said the gesture would improve their business capital.
A trader, Mrs Victoria Umeh, said that the market was not in use for a long time due to the high rent until the government came up with the free allocation
Though they have not told us how much we are to pay after the free period of three months, but before he gave us for free, he called us and said that we should pay but we said we didn’t have money.
“So he said we should enter free of charge for now for the period of three months
Dogara’s Aide Says He is yet to declare interest in Speaker’s seat
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has not joined the race for the Speakership of the Ninth National Assembly.
Hassan described those who he said had been campaigning for Dogara on social media as mischief makers.
The statement read, “We wish to distance the Speaker from the fake news being pushed and circulated by mischief makers and enemies of progress who want to create confusion in order to benefit and feast on it.