Governorship Candidate of All Progressives Grand Alliance APGA in Nasarawa State Mr Labaran Maku says he would concentrate more on initiating policies that would make life more comfortable for people in the rural communities if he is elected governor of the state.
Mr Labaran Maku stated this during a campaign rally to some communities in Lafia and Nasarawa Eggon Local Government Areas of the state.
The APGA Governorship Candidate stated that people at the rural areas deserve a better deal given their potentials to contribute in the growth of the economy.
According Mr Labaran Maku, he would commit substantial resources towards providing quality health care services, portable drinking water, quality education, access road network and agriculture to make their living standards better.
He described it unacceptable where most of the rural dwellers, especially women are subjected to trek long distance to access health care services.
Mr Labaran Maku also added that in his first two weeks in office if elected, he would tackle insecurity across most of the rural communities in the state head on.
Women Leader of APGA in Alakyo village of Lafia Local Government Area of the state Mrs Ashedzi Alaku said their community lacks basic amenities such as health care centres, schools ,portable drinking water and roads.
She called on politicians to live up to their campaign promises by carrying people at the grassroots along in governance.