Kashim: The War Time Master Builder Does It Again


It is with a great enthusiasm and a deep feeling of vindication, that I put pen to paper, within such a short period of time, over the master class delivery in Borno state, by Kashim Shettima. Two weeks ago, I had published an article on Leadership newspapers, titled, “Kashim: A War Time Master Builder”. President Buhari was in Maiduguri to commission a whole ‘universe’ of projects in Borno state, executed by the prudent Borno state government, making deft touches in Education, Energy, via Solar power plants (largest in Africa), massive housing estates (both luxurious and for the masses in their thousands).

There was also an industrial hub consisting of: Tomato processing plant, Cassava processing plant, Waste recycling plant, Drip irrigation pipes production plant, Furniture production plant, Pilot juice processing plant, PVC pipes production plant; and very numerous others, powered by the 40MW solar plant (being expanded to 150MW), guaranteeing uninterrupted power…

Source: Leadership Newspaper