From Mika’il Tsoho, Dutse
The NEXT JiGAWA platform with support from PERL ECP organized a Public Policy Dialogue with aims to address challenges bedivilling the human resources in Jigawa state.
The dialogue that comprised both government officials, traditional and other stakeholders held on Tuesday at three star hotel Dutse.
Speaking during the dialogue, the State Team Leader PERL ECP comrade Isah Surajo highlight the urgent need of human resources to save civil service from collapse in Jigawa.
He explained that, the gaps if not urgently address may affect all sectors governance, adding that the state was blessed with large number of brilliant people to fill the gaps.
Also delivering his speech, the former Jigawa head of civil services, Alhaji Inuwa Tahir highlight the challenges of human resources as well as the solution to the challenges.
He identified recruitment of new staffs, re-introduction of special training programs, ICT training, special engagement of retired senior staffs and prioritization of funding for graduate employment as better solution to the challenges.
While responding, the state governor Alhaji Umar Namadi who was represented by his Principal officer, Alhaji Adamu Muhammad Garin Gabas said, the present administration is committed towards addressing the human resource challenges in the state.
According to him, governor Umar Namadi already formed a committees to go through on the challenges and design a solution for better future of the state.
He then, commended the partners for their concerns on human resource gaps, urging all stakeholders to support present administration’s dreams of making Jigawa giant strength.