The AYEAID Team paid a courtesy visit to the Niger State NEWMAP State Project Management Unit (SPMU) Monday 21st, September, 2020. The visit was done in preparation for the Technical Support Mission by The International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES), Abuja Team the umbrella NGO of the NEWMAP Project Intervention Led by Mr Andy.
Mall Salihu Bawa Bosso, Chairman BOT, AYEAID gave a recap of the activities that has been carried out by the organization in the NEWMAP intervention, he highlighted the efforts of the organization in gaining the buy in of the community for the NEWMAP Project Intervention through adequate mobilization and advocacies strategies, as well as the various structures set in place to ensure that the project objectives are achieved.
Mr Andy (IFES Team Lead) then followed up with commendation on the work done by the Focal NGO (AYEAID) afterwards he briefed the both teams on the background of the Technical Support Mission, he stated clearly the objectives of the mission i.e. to sensitize the community on the duties and functions of the site committee, community association, set up leadership structure for the community association, develop a livelihood menu for the community in view of the commencement of engineering works at the gully site.
The Technical Support Mission was hence slated for the next day, after which he appreciated the team members for their time.
Finally, Mall Musa Salihu Bawa Bosso gave his closing remarks of thanks and appreciation to the umbrella NGO as well as the NEWMAP SPMU for their vote of confidence in the organization.