Bauchi State Government has named the Sabon Kaura to Miri road after former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan.
Jonathan who was in the state to officially flag off the road was also conferred with the title of Jigon Bauchi by the Emir of Bauchi Dr. Rilwanu Adamu and members of the Bauchi Emirates Council.
The former president took to his verified Facebook page on Tuesday to share pictures of the events and expressed satisfaction with the development strides of the Governor Bala Mohammed administration.
He declared that the governor is implementing people-oriented projects that is transforming the landscape of the state and positively impacting on the people.
He wrote: “I am grateful to the Government and the good people of Bauchi State for naming the Sabon Kaura to Miri Road after me.
“Today, I joined the State Governor, Senator Bala Mohamed and other distinguished sons and daughters of the state at the official commissioning of the Goodluck Jonathan Bye Pass.
“I am pleased that the Governor is implementing people-oriented projects with the aim of improving the lives of the citizens.
“I thank the Emir of Bauchi Dr. Rilwanu Suleiman Adamu and members of Bauchi Emirates Council for the warm reception and for conferring on me the title of Jigon Bauchi during the visit”.