The Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON) in Adamawa has endorsed Governor Ahmadu Fintiri to run for the second term in office.
ALGON Chairman Jingi Rufai, made this known after a stakeholders’ meeting in Yola.
He said the decision was unanimously made by the 21 local government chairmen of the association.
”Gov. Fintiri has recorded unprecedented achievements that set a record in the state and Nigeria in general.
”Some of the achievements include; urban renewal projects, security, health, education, agriculture, women and youth empowerment programmes as well as rural feeder roads.
”We in ALGON, being Fintiri’s ambassadors at the grassroots level, are proud of Fintiri,” he said.
The forum, he said equally endorsed the PDP leadership in the state, led by Alhaji Tahir Shehu.
The council chairmen passed a vote of confidence on Fintiri over the achievements recorded in the state.
Fintiri thanked ALGON for the gesture.
He urged the council chairmen to redouble their efforts in the discharge of their responsibilities at the grassroots.
He promised to continue providing more dividends of democracy across the state before the end of his first tenure.