SON DELEGATION COURTESY VISITS TO YOBE STATE GOVERNMENT AGENCIES AND COMMANDS
The Regional coordinator North East region, Standards Organization Of Nigeria (SON), Alhaji Abba Bauchi and his entourage paid a courtesy visits to the Commandant, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps.( NSCDC) ; Yobe state Television, Yobe State Ministry of commerce trade and Industry as well as the Secretary to Yobe State government.
The visit was for strengthening good working relationship and solicit cooperation in the area enforcement of compliance to Standards which will be impossible without the support of security agencies like NSCDC providing protection. In his response, the commandant, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps Dr. Gidado Mahmud Fari, welcomed the Regional coordinator to yobe state. He further informed the coordinator that he worked with SON in so many places across country in the course of discharging their duties. The commandant thanked the coordinator for the visit, and promised to cooperate and work with the organization.
At the Yobe State television the, General Manager Alhaji Gambo Ibbi. After a formal introduction, expressed his appreciation and promised to cooperate and partner with the organization to air SON programmes in the state.
The general manager also advised the Regional Coordinator to produce jungles in local dialect on SON activities, as that will go a long way in enlightening the people with, and offered the SON one hour airtime to air issues concerning SON activities in Yobe State.
Also at the Yobe state Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry being a sister ministry the SON delegation was received by Honorable Commissioner Sen. Adamu Garba Talba whom the purpose of the visit was told was to foster the relationship they have in common and to outlined issues that would enhance
The Regional coordinator and his team were at SSG ‘S office and were received by SSG himself. The SSG welcomed the regional coordinator to the state and promised to give all necessary support to the organization. He further assured the SON of the state government readiness to cooperate and work hand in hand with the organization considering its importance in the state. The SSG advised the SON, North Eastern Zone to organized sensitization workshop in the state to enlighten farmers on how to improve the quality of their agricultural products that the state government will partner with the organization for the smooth conduct of the programmed.