the indigenous day celebration as earlier posted by FCT REPORTERS, had a lot of buzz and glorious achievements.
the event which also featured the AMAC chairman Hon. Candido, the council charman of Abaji LGA represented by his secretary, the FCT indigenous women association, other council chairmen, and other indigenous stakeholders in FCT was full of activities and projections.
the coordinator 2018 world indigenous day “coalition FCT indigenous associations, ALh. kana Adamu Shaibu stated in his opening statement that the present administration has done well for the people of FCT ” i can count how many rural roads have been constructed, and are under constructions. we are grateful to this administration. what we are asking is that the federal Government should give us at least one ministerial position, one of us should sit at the FEC meeting and speak for us, we are not necessarily asking for an FCT minister, any position at all is good enough for us”
the AMAC chairman Hon. Candido, during an interview said he is willing to sacrifice his office, even his life, for the right thing to be done for the people of FCT he told FCT REPORTERS that the indigenes are not asking for too much, “anything my people are asking for is what they deserve, i will do everything in my power, to make sure the issues disturbing the indigenes are looked into.
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more details to come…