In order to curtail the spate of deserted authorities initiatives throughout the nation, a Federal lawmaker has tasked the federal authorities to determine Project Monitoring and Implementation Agency.
Sani Muhammed Musa, Senator representing Niger East senatorial district, made the decision on Thursday in an interview with journalists in his workplace in Abuja, after the Senate plenary.
The lawmaker had earlier moved a movement on the plenary, the place the Senate resolved to analyze the deserted Kagara Dam mission in Niger state, deserted for 27 years.
But addressing journalists in his workplace, Senator Musa defined that his movement was not solely focused on the completion of Kagara Dam however all different related deserted initiatives scattered in all of the states of Nigeria.
He defined that his colleagues overwhelmingly supported his movement, not as a result of it was moved by him, however as a result of the truth that they shared his sentiments on the wasteful abandonment of initiatives that might ordinarily impression on the wellbeing of Nigerians, if accomplished on schedule.
“The sort of assist my colleagues gave my movement as we speak is excellent, not as a result of I moved the movement, however due to the significance of such initiatives that are unfold all around the nation, so many locations have related initiatives which have been conceived a few years again however have all gone moribund.
“The essence of this motion is not only to see to the completion of Kagara water project, but also to call on the federal government of Nigeria, to as a matter of urgency, take stock of all such projects that so much millions of naira have been expended and they are just lying waste”, the lawmaker stated.
He regretted that, 27 years after the Dam which has the capability of 100milion gallons of water per day was awarded and funds launched, the mission has remained a pipe dream regardless of the massive tens of millions already expended on it.
Senator Musa stated that Nigeria can solely overcome meals safety if such initiatives like Kagara Dam, which can increase meals manufacturing within the nation, is made to perform.
He lamented the spate of underdevelopment and the way the nation is at present being run, the place sinking of boreholes have turn into the order of the day.
“This is 21st century, Nigeria has to move like other developed countries, we cannot continue to remain the way we are, boreholes are outdated. So we should move like others, we have all the required resources, the land mass, the population and other endowment,” Senator Musa added.
He subsequently known as on the federal authorities to create an company whose sole accountability shall be to watch the execution of all authorities contracts and initiatives throughout the nation.