By Hauwa Gold
Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State mentioned on Friday that his administration would create Ministry of Energy in 2018 to facilitate challenge execution within the power sector within the state.
Tambuwal dropped the trace whereas addressing newsmen on the Government House, Sokoto.
He mentioned that the ministry would assist promote financial and business actions in addition to create employment alternatives all around the state.
The governor added that N1.four billion had been earmarked for the power sector, together with the take-off of the brand new ministry within the 2018 price range.
He mentioned the ministry was anticipated to deal with the completion of the 38 megawatts unbiased energy challenge inherited from the earlier administration, amongst others.
Tambuwal mentioned authorities would additionally assemble feeder roads throughout the state, together with the 30 kilometre Kuruwa-Kaurare highway in Tureta Local Government Area (LGA) of the state.
He listed different roads because the10 kilometre Goronyo-Birjingo highway in Goronyo LGA, 18 kilometre Toronkawa-Binjin-Muza-Kibiyare highway in Yabo LGA and 15 kilometre Kebbe-Girkau-Mazoji highway in Kebbe LGA, amongst others.