The government of Zamfara has stated that it has begun the process of restoring telecom services in the state.
Governor Matawalle’s instruction to restore telecommunications services is on track, according to the state’s Commissioner for Information, Ibrahim Magaji Dosara.
Dosara, who urged citizens to be patient, added that the restoration request, which would be sent to the Minister of Communications and NCC, must be accompanied by security reports and other bureaucratic procedures.
The statement read;
“This is to notify the general public that following the directives by His Excellency the Gov, Hon Bello Muhammed Matawallen Maradun to restore all networks of telecommunications services, the directive is on course.
“The attention of the general public is therefore hereby drawn to the processes involved in the restoration of the telecommunications networks.
“These include the legal procedure of drafting and signing of the executive order permitting the restoration, the survey of the current security situation in each of the 14 local government areas to ascertain the type of arrangements to be put in place after the restoration of the telecommunications networks
“The request for the restoration from the Minister of Communications and NCC must be backed up with the security reports and other bureaucratic procedures involved.”