FCT: Kingibe inaugurates Karu-Ishan road, reassures completion of constituency projects 

The Senator representing the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in the Senate, Ireti Kingibe, has reassured of her commitment to execute all constituency projects earmarked in the budget for the Nation’s capital.

Kingibe gave the assurance in Abuja while Inaugurating the Karu-Ishan road, stating that her tenure will be marked by delivery of dividends of democracy to the constituents.

“Everything that has been budgeted for in the zonal intervention projects will be done,” she said during the opening of Karu-Ishan road on Saturday.

“What you see in the budget, you will see on ground . I have come to work for you, and I need your cooperation, support, and trust to succeed,” she urged.

“In every budget, there are zonal intervention projects for each senator for their constituencies, and this is one of the projects that is part of my zonal intervention programme.

“I must say that when I came, people tried to coax me that oh, let’s do as we used to do, share the money. I said, no, everything that’s budgeted for in that zonal intervention projects will be done, and this is one of them,” Kingibe said,” she reassured strongly. 

According to her, the road project was executed within four months, she  called for unity among the people and more support for the Labour Party to ensure a better Nigeria.

Whime maintaining that she has no disagreement with the minister as many people are speculating,  she noted that the minister was busy with another assignment and couldn’t be at the inauguration ceremony.

“Perhaps this is a very small road project, so it’s not a big deal for him to come for a small project like this,” she added.

Kingibe said apart from projects earmarked for execution, she has also initiated many empowerment plans for people of the FCT.

The Senator reiterated that she had paid the registration fees of 2,000 students sitting for the forthcoming Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board examination and will do the same for those sitting for the West African Examination Council examination.

She urged youths in the FCT to visit her website and get involved in her various programmes, which were rolled out for the betterment of the constituents, stressing that youths and women will be given priority during her term in the Senate.