The Transition Caretaker Chairman Ijumu Local Government Area, Alhaji Ibrahim Haruna has solicited the 100% cooperation of the Produce Buyer Association of Nigeria towards boosting the revenue base of the Local Government.
Alhaji Haruna while speaking during an interactive meeting the Local Government chapter of the Association, said there is no going back in his bid to increase revenue generation.
According to him, such move can only be achieved with the cooperation and unflinching support of members of the Association.
He called for more collaboration with the association and the Internal Generated Revenue Department of the local government, saying the Local Government is in serious need of development.
The caretaker Chairman noted that similar collaboration has worked in other local governments that are doing well in revenue generation, assuring that their interest in regarding the buying and selling of Produce will also be protected in order to achieve set goals.
In his remarks, the Chairman of the Produce Buyer Association of Nigeria, Mr. Abdulkareem Abdulmumin, appreciated the caretaker Chairman for giving them the opportunity to interact with him, saying such a move will go a long way in boosting their morale while discharging their duties.
Mr. Abdulmumin used the opportunity to congratulate Alh. Haruna Ibrahim on his appointment, describing the caretaker Chairman as an agent of positive change.