Is the executive chairman of Lafia Local Government Council of Nasarawa State, elected into the exalted seat on May 18th,2018 under the auspices of the All Progressives Congress, After his landslide victory in the last Local Government election, he emerged as the Chairman Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON).
The democratically elected chairman of Lafia Local Government, Honorable Aminu Muazu Maifata can be described as a true democrat in all ramifications in touching the lives of the electorate through viable programs and projects that have a direct impact on the lives of his people.
His style of leadership earned him a popular name as a true Democrat amongst his peers, Maifata swing into action by coming up with people-oriented programs by investing in the area of Agriculture, Education, Health, Security, and amongst others, The above achievements recorded can be connected to the calls by the people of Lafia persuading him to continue beyond February 2021.
Hon. Aminu Muazu Maifata in a concerted effort to boost food production has procured a brand new tractor with the sole aimed of engaging youth, the bedrock of the society in farming, The executive chairman in an exclusive interview reeled out some of his administration’s stride which he said was geared towards bringing succor to those that brought him to power.
The procurement of a tractor worth millions of naira, according to him was to empower farmers especially those indulging in small scale farming to mechanized farming, Maifata who is seeking for second term re-election in February 2021 Council election, He said aside from the purchase of a brand new tractor, the council has added one.
In view of the above achievements, the chairman has taken a deliberate measure towards accelerated development and empowerment of youth by distributing fertilizer, herbicide and improve varieties of seedlings for farmers, This single act according to him is to reduce youth restiveness as he said an idle mind is the devil’s workshop.
‘’The tractors can be given to youth on hired bases as individuals or cooperatives willing to venture into mechanized farming in other to boost food sufficiency’’.
UPLIFTMENT OF EDUCATION
It was adjudged that the only way to sustain the education sector was to make a sacrifice that would augment education which was ascribed as a veritable tool for the development of any society, Aminu Maifata in a bid to effect change has made outstanding contributions towards the upliftment of education by purchasing a plot of land to resettled Lafia West Primary school, a school that was converted to Command Science Secondary School, Lafia by the immediate past Governor, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura.
The chairman averred that Lafia Local Government collaborate with the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG’s) by building blocks of classrooms while the workaholic Council boss in an extension of his sterling leadership provided furniture mostly desk and chairs running into millions of naira to schools in the thirteen electoral wards.
The executive Chairman in a move to ensure an efficient and effective health care delivery by embarking on the total renovation of primary Health Care centers, one of the benefiting PHC is Sabo Baba situated at Rimi Uku.
The Council chairman also provided material ranging from non-consumables like beds and mattresses and consumables like drugs expected at ensuring the smooth operation of clinics.
As a matter of priority, Special emphasis was accorded to the security of lives and properties, there has been a general scenario of recurring security breaches in some parts of the state, and this situation has undermined progress in the state.
1KM ROAD CONSTRUCTION
Aminu Muazu Maifata stand tall amongst his peer in times of provision of dividends of democracy, the chairman who doubles as the chairman Association of Local Government of Nigeria he also beams his searchlight on the construction of one-kilometer road network linking
Akurba substation, this another gigantic stride by the workaholic chairman of Lafia Local Government Council of the State.
To be continue