By Daniel Tyokua
The FCT minister, Malam Muhammad Bello has directed agencies and departments in-charge of planning Abuja to evolve measures that would bring about inclusiveness at all levels.
He said Abuja as a fast growing capital city should be planned in line with the current realities and in conformity with the international standards which will be comprehensive in all phases.
Bello stated this on Wednesday at the inauguration of Urban Thinkers Campus Implementation (UTC) committee in Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA) conference hall.
The minister called on the twenty man committee members to adhere strictly to the 10 reference points it mapped out to enhanced the remodeling of Abuja city which everyone will be proud of.
“Abuja is fast growing city and it must be plan in such a way that even generation unborn will come to enjoy”
Recall that FCDA sometime last month put together an Urban Thinkers Campus programme, which was party of UN habitat aimed at urban renewal agenda.
The committee was constituted after the three days event to serve as drivers of the implementation.
Bello said the committee members which comprises of all FCTA agencies and departments should work in line with the Abuja master plan, advising them that despite their busy scheduled they should ensure that the needful is put in place.
Responding, the committee chairman and Executive Secretary of FCDA, Engr Umar Jibrin assured the FCT minister that the committee members will work within the terms of reference to bring about the desired planning of the Abuja city.