Infrastructure Development, Staff Welfare My Priorities – NCRI Executive Director

1 Doctor Aliyu Umarthe Executive Director (DE), National Cereals Research Institute (NCRI)Badeggi, said he had prioritized staff welfare and infrastructure development during his last three years in office.

2 Dr Umar revealed during an interview with the news agency of Nigeria in Bida on Sunday
He expressed satisfaction with his performance and pledged to keep up the pace in the areas of infrastructure development, research, staff welfare and health, among others.

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3 “It is about creating an enabling environment for staff and others to perform their duties smoothly and take the institute to greater heights.

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4 “We have developed and are still developing infrastructures.

5 You can see the road network that we have built over the past three years.

6 “It’s not just road construction, you can see street lights, solar panels, a standard staff clinic, an international conference hall, among others.

seven “The International Conference Center has a capacity of 600 seats with state-of-the-art modern facilities.

8 “It used to be a one-bed clinic for staff, but we thank God that my administration has changed it from a one-bed facility to a 10-bed health center for patients.

9 “Qualified health personnel, such as doctors, nurses, among others, are engaged and this is intended for staff, students and others to improve their health.

ten “We have also improved and rehabilitated the control structure where the experiments are carried out.

11 The NCRI The boss also explained that under his watch, they built a cold room to store the seeds and for the seeds to last longer for years.

12 “We have resurrected the NCRI newsletter through which we report our activities,” he said.

13 He added that his administration had expanded the staff guest house for the accommodation needs of the institute and visitors.

14 “This infrastructure development and others that I have undertaken have generated revenue into the coffers of our institute,” he said.

15 Dr. Aliyu further said that his administration places great importance on the welfare of the staff for optimal productivity.

16 “We have regularized staff promotions.

17 There is no more stagnation in staff promotions and other benefits,” he explained.

18 Furthermore, he said that he has reviewed the security architecture of the institute with the aim of peace and security in the institute.

19 “We have equipped our security men, we have CCTV to monitor the movement of people and others.

20 “We have sought the services of a vigilante group to supplement our security efforts,” he said.

21 The head of the NCRI congratulated the Federal government for the funding of the institute and called for its continuation.

NewsSourceCredit: NOPE

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