Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company has described Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State as it’s best Customer whose State forms the fulcrum of it’s success story.
Managing Director of the DISCO, Engr Garba Haruna represented by Engr Murtala Bello stated this on Wednesday, May 14th in Birnin Kebbi while addressing Local Governments Councils Chairmen and other Stakeholders on electrify matters in the State.
The Managing Directors explained that out of four franchise States of Kaduna, Sokoto, Kebbi and Zamfara under its coverage only Kebbi State Government is currently debt free a deliberate measure made possible by the doggedness of The Governor Senator Abubakar Atiku Bagudu.
He urged people of Kebbi State to reciprocate the gesture of the Governor by ensuring prompt payments of energy bills to enable the Company undertakes its statutory responsibility of providing stable and efficient energy to its numerous customers across the State.
The MD frowns at energy wastages, illegal connections and Customer – Officials connivance \ frauds discovered in some areas, assuring that the current push for power franchise will address nearly all the problems soonest.
Comments and contributions were made by the Councils Chairmen and other Stakeholders on ways forward especially strategies that will reduce energy wastages and theft to the barest minimum.
Those who attended the meeting include Special Adviser to Kebbi state Government on Political Matters, Electricity and Chieftaincy Matters Alh Yusuf Haruna Rasheed., Local Government Councils Chairmen led by Alh Sulaiman Muhammad Kardi, Engr Murtala Bello and Officials of Kaduna Electric. General Manager of REB Kebbi, , Engr Abdurrasheed Kane, Managing Director and Officials of Halisa Engineering Ltd and other Stakeholders.
Compiled by Abubakar Kalgo
Halisa Media Centre.