COVID 19: Gov Ishaku Lauds Interventions of NYSC in Taraba State
The Executive Governor of Taraba state, His Excellency Arch. Darius Dickson Ishaku has commended the efforts of corps members in the state in mitigating the spread of the novel COVID 19 disease in the state.
Gov. Ishaku lauded the corps members during the presentation of items at the Taraba State Government House, Jalingo. The items which were produced by the corps members include hand sanitizers, liquid soap, face masks as well as buckets fitted with taps.
The Governor who was visibly impressed, appreciated the Director-General, NYSC Brig-Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim whose astute leadership, he said, has made the Scheme a reference point for community development initiatives in the state and country at large. He appealed to residents to adhere to the lockdown and other best practises in order to stem the spread of the deadly disease.
In his remarks, the state coordinator, NYSC Taraba Mr David Pwanidi Markson thanked the governor for his untiring commitment to the Scheme in Taraba and pledged the continuous support of the NYSC to the development of the state.
Other dignitaries present at the occasion include the Deputy Governor, Engr Haruna Manu, the Speaker Taraba state House of Assembly Rt Hon. Joseph A. Kunini, Commissioner for Health/Chairman, State Task Force on COVID 19 Dr Innocent Vakai, Commissioner for Youth and Sports Development/Chairman NYSC Taraba Governing Board Hon. Ibrahim Adam Imam, among others.