A meeting on providing priority to disadvantaged citizens in agricultural projects was held in Forto-Sawa sub-zone. Barentu, 18 February 2019- A meeting on providing priority to disadvantaged citizens in agricultural projects was held in Forto-Sawa sub-zone. The meeting was attended by representatives of the administrative areas and government employees of Wakai, Telay, Kulentebay, Girmaika, Fadadab, Temarat and Adibara.
Indicating that the Government has been putting in place various agricultural projects aimed at improving the lives of citizens, Mr. Abubeker Mahmud, administrator of Forto Sawa sub-zone, called on the area administrators and village coordinators to identify disadvantaged citizens eligible to become beneficiaries of the projects.
Mr. Abubeker also called on the farmers to prepare their lands for cultivation before the coming of the rainy season and the area administrators to work for the successful implementation of the projects.
The participants on their part, commending the opportunity they were provided expressed readiness to live up to expectations in the success of the projects.
In the same vein elections of area administrators and village coordinators was conducted in three administrative areas of Forto Sawa sub-zone.
The election that was conducted at the administrative areas of Kulentebai and Wakai as well as at the Forto Sawa semi-urban center was aimed at replacing the outgoing area administrators and village coordinators.
The newly elected area administrators and village coordinators expressed readiness to diligently serve the people that elected them.