By G9ija

Zamfara State House of Assembly has passed a resolution, calling on the State government to as a matter of urgency hasten the construction of eastern Byepass road in Tsafe town to ease traffic congestion, especially during market days.

The resolution followed a motion raised at the House of Assembly by the member representing Tsafe east constituency, Hon Musa Bawa Musa Yankuzo, who also doubles as the Deputy Speaker of the House.

Hon. Yankuzo further maintained that Tsafe town, being the gateway to Zamfara State needed such type of expansion along the eastern part of the town to allow easy passage of vehicular movements from in and out of the State.

He said the distance of the road is approximated at four kilometers and does not require bridges or multi cells culvert, therefore does not also require much money to execute it.

The mover of the motion also opined that as commercial nerve centre of the State, when the road is constructed, it will raise the economic profile of Tsafe Local Government Area in particular, and the state at large.

Also contributing, both Hon. Aliyu Namaigora Danjibga of Tsafe west and Hon. Yusuf Muhammad Anka threw their support, urging the State government to do the needful regarding the constitution of the road.

After due deliberations by the House members on the matter, the Speaker, Nasiru Mu’azu Magarya directed the House committee on works and transport to take up the matter to the executive for immediate implementation.

The House also considered a bill for a law to provide for the establishment Zamfara State Directorate of investment and public private partnership and other matters connected therewith 2020 and gave it a second reading.

This was later committed to the House committee on commerce and industries for further scrutiny and to report back to the plenary in two weeks time.