By Audun Innah
Emir of Kaura Namoda in Zamfara State, Maj. Sanusi Muhammad Asha (rtd) says shortage of electricity supply to his emirate is a threat to Social and economic development of his Emirate.
The Emir revealed this when he received a officials of Kaura Namoda Empowerment and Development Forum (KANEDEF) who paid him Sallah Homage at his Palace in Kaura Namoda.
He said the Business hub Kaura Namoda is the second largest city in Zamfara State with abundant Human and Natural Resources with lots of Business opportunities but couldn’t be utilize due to the lack of power.
Emir Sanusi Explained that, the renown ancient city of Kaura Namoda (a Rail way terminal of the northern part of the country) is faced with set back in terms of Commercial activities which it was known for, even with the agricultural potentials that requires medium and small entrepreneurs to boost the production of cash crops as well as to provide job opportunities for unemployed youths due to lack of Power Supply.
Maj. Sanusi (rtd) therefore assured to people of the Emirate of his determination to collaborate with all stakeholders to ensure adequate Power supply which he expressed optimism that, it will reduce crime and improve security of the Emirate. He added that, all hands need to be on desk to revamp the Emirate in all Ramifications.