Bauchi to multiply Productivity in the state , after the state government has reasured it’s commitment in increasing productivity in its workforce in a bid to overcome the many challenges civil service are facing in the state.
The declaration was made the state governor was made by the State Governor, Sen Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed,while speaking at a joint 2019/2020 productivity merit award day celebration which took place at the Multipurpose Indoor Sports Hall, Bauchi, on Monday.
Sen Baba Tela who represented the governor at the event , said his administration considered as important, increasing the productivity of workers in all areas of the economy for the growth and development of the state.
Bauchi To Multiply Productivity In The State
He recalled that the productivity is not only aimed at recognising those who performed their duties meritoriously but to encourage the under performing workers of various government institutions to step up their efforts.
Bala Mohammed who said that the theme of the merit award which is ‘Productivity for National Re-Engineering, Security and Growth’ was in line with the present administration’s desire and aspirations for better living.
He said: “Today’s event is being celebrated to honour those who have distinguished themselves by performing their duties creditably in the public and private sectors for the socioeconomic development of our dear state and the nation at large.
The event will also boost those who have not been performing very well to enable them to improve their productivity level.”
The governor congratulated the recipients for their well-deserved awards and urged them to consider the honour as a challenge for greater service by contributing positively towards the overall advancement of the state.
He said: “For those who have not received the award, you should see these as both a motivation and challenge for you to put in your best, so that next time you can be among those to be awarded.”
On the several policies introduced in the civil service, Bala Mohammed said that all are directed at improving the service to ensure effective service delivery in the sector beneficial to the state.
He made it very clear that the decision of the present administration to sanitize the state civil service was not meant to create hardship to civil servants or to witch-hunt anybody, but were part of efforts to block leakages with the aim of making savings to serve the state better.
The governor said that through the approach, the state government make some savings and has set aside the sum of five hundred million naira for the payment of outstanding gratuities of pensioners both in the state and the local government areas.
He foster alleged that with these painstakingly conceived initiatives, his doling out embarked on considerable reserves in socioeconomic and infrastructural change projects in which more or less each and every one the derogatory sectors acknowledged the desired attention.
Bala Mohammed, therefore, alleged the hard work grasp promoted the testify extensively at the forefront of other states and creation it smart and peaceful for introduce somebody to an area to live in.
Earlier, the magnificence substitute travel of Service, Alhaji Ahmed Maaji thanked administrator Bala Mohammed for complimentary the conduct of the occasion and acknowledged the direct of his loyalty to the welfare and wellbeing of human resources in the state.
He said that when the Civil Service is motivated, there will be maximum output which will, in turn, translate to efficiency in service.
60 individuals from both the civil service and public sector were given the productivity awards for the years 2019 and 2020.