300 communities across Kogi state are to benefit from the rural electrification project embarked upon by the state government.
Governor Idris Wada made this known yesterday at Elubi in Dekina local government council while flagging off massive Rural Electrification Project across the 21 local government area of the state.
He said 10 communities from each of the councils would benefit from the project, adding his administration had taken major steps to ensure the success of his transformation agenda.
Wada opined that electrification was one of the cardinal objectives of government assuring that many communities would be connected under the scheme.
He, therefore, urged the communities to continue to be supportive of government by embarking on self-help projects.
Earlier, the Chairman of Dekina local government council, Comrade Muhammed Ali, commended the governor for his transformation agenda.
He said electrification of communities across the state would definitely improve socio-economic lives of the people as he assured the governor of their total support for the present administration.