The Plateau Chapter of the PDP said that the governor of the state, Caleb Mutfwang, laid a solid foundation that would place it on the path of steady growth and development.
The party also commended the governor for his various initiatives in the last 100 days of his administration, adding that such move was geared towards the progress of the state.
Mr John Akans, the Publicity Secretary of the party in the state, said this in a statement on Wednesday in Jos.
Akans commended the governor’s efforts in addressing the myriad of security challenges facing some parts of the state, among others.
”The governor has demonstrated the real reason behind the idea of 100 days in office, which include key policy pronouncements, critical appointments, review and unfolding of strategies for enduring sustainable development.
”PDP celebrates the governor for laying a solid foundation for accelerated development in the state.
”Within this short period, your administration has not only restored peace, but also clearly demonstrated that Plateau is no longer safe for criminal elements.
”We commend you for your proactive measures taken so far, particularly in the area of security and reformation of the civil service,” Akans said.
The publicity secretary also lauded the governor for initiating peoples friendly policies, adding that the payment of outstanding salaries of workers and pension arears was commendable.
He also commended the governor for appointing young people into various key positions in the state, adding that the move had demonstrated his willingness to run an all-inclusive government.
“With the people’s friendly policies and the appointments made so far, starting from the Economic Transition Committee, which is clearly a demonstration of your willingness to run an all-inclusive government, thereby reducing political hostility and promoting patriotism in the state.
”Your relentless effort to off set outstanding salaries and pension arrears inherited from your successor has not only given the workers a pride of place, but also hope that the few outstanding months will soon be settled.
”Your love for the youth has no bounds as demonstrated through the various highly placed appointments of young people into governance, what a novel idea!
”For the first time in the annals of our dear state, about 50,000 farmers have guaranteed off-takers for their farm produce, while window of lending opportunities have been opened for farmers and small scale entrepreneurs,” he added.
Akans, who expressed optimism that the governor would implement his campaign promises, said that the party in the state would support the governor to deliver on the dividends of democracy to the people.