by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna
The Arewa Educational Foundation, Youth Development and Political Research (AEFYDPR) has concluded all the arrangements to honour Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko.
According to a statement made available to our correspondent by the youth, the honour is in respect of his numerous achievements and patriotic agenda, particularly his tireless and continuous support in various aspects of northern development.
The statement stressed that, AEFYDPR decided to honor the indefatigable achievements and patriotic agenda of His Excellency, Senator (Dr) Wamakko (Sarkin Yamma) in his tireless and continuous support in various aspects of northern development.
“Remarkably, the President of the Association, Yusuf Makarfi, has highlighted and identified some of the key aspects of the distinguish Senator’s achievements in the areas of educational support, youths development and progressive ideals.
“It has become necessary at this juncture, according to the President of the Association that, the distinguished Senators, most especially those from the northern region should emulate the progressive trajectory of Wamakko, in order to shift the needle of northern Nigeria forward so as to be at par with other sections of Nigeria,” it stated.
“Accordingly, as we celebrate our independence, the Association through its National President wishes Nigeria and all Nigerians a progressive and fulfilled Independence Anniversary.
Senator Dr Aliyu M. Wamakko (Sarkin Yamma) is the Chairman Northern Senators Forum, Chairman Senate Committee on Defense and Vice Chairman Senate Committee on Anti-Corruption.