Kano State governor Abdullahi Ganduje told Kano residents on Thursday he would not “steal or divert” their money during his tenure.
Ganduje stated this while laying foundation of 4,128-capacity shopping mall for small-scale textile traders at Kwari market, Kano.
The mall is expected to cost more than N5 billion in construction cost.
Governor Ganduje said out of the figures N917m would be spent on the construction of some roads leading to the mall.
He added another set of 336 shops would be constructed at N801m, while 280 others are to be constructed at N667m.
Ganduje assured that four major Markets of Kurmi, Kwari textile market, Yanlemo and Dawanau markets are going to wear new look.
Speaking the Emir of Kano Muhammadu Sunusi II urged Kano people not to relent in assisting security agencies to protect the state against crimes.
The Emir called on businessmen in the state to ensure timely payment of Zakkat.
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