His Excellency the Executive Governor of Bauchi State Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed has today performed the official launching of the Bauchi State Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security.
The Governor who was delighted to launch the program pledged his support for implementation of the policy in the State.
In a statement released on 9th by lawal muazu Bauchi special assistant media to Governor Bala Mohammed.
He said the action plan will go a long way towards increasing women participation in conflict resolution.
According to the Governor, women are reliable and can be trusted hence the need for them to be given opportunity to participate in governance.
He said his administration has appointed women in various positions of government in recognition of their role to societal development.
Governor Bala said the State Government will continue to support women to improve economic well-being for the development of the society.
Mrs Wangari Wanjau, Country Director, International Alert and Comfort Lamptey, County Representative, UN Women while speaking congratulated Governor Bala and Bauchi State for the policy launched, assured him of their support for the development of women and children.