HADEJIA – The Emir of Hadejia in Jigawa State, Alhaji Adamu Abubakar, has promised to mobilise his subjects to enroll for the national identity card.
Abubakar made the pledge when Hajiya Bilkisu Dalhatu, the state Coordinator, National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), paid him a courtesy visit in Hadejia on Monday.
Abubakar said community leaders should sensitise their subjects on the need to register for the scheme.
“Awareness will ensure participation in the exercise’’, he said.
Abubakar directed district and ward heads to educate people in their respective areas on the importance of the exercise.
The emir urged the people to cooperate with the commission’s workers to facilitate the smooth conduct of the exercise.
Earlier, Dalhatu said she was on advocacy visit and sought the people’s support to ensure good turn-out for the exercise.
Dalhatu said the commission had set up registration centres in the country to facilitate smooth conduct of the exercise. (NAN)