The need for Gombe State government to give a wider publicity to Gombe International Conference Centre in order to make it known within an outside Nigeria has been stressed.This was made known by the Presidential Committee on North East Initiative who were in for a retreat on how to strategies policies and programs geared towards bringing development across the North East attended by activities of insurgents.
The advice was giving by members on presidential committee on north east initiative when they paid a visit to the conference centre they expressed satisfaction with the quality work and material used in constructing the Gombe International Conference Centre.
A member of the Committee, Abba A. Ibrahim stated this when they visited the Conference Centre, he commended the Governor’s foresight to construct the multi billion naira Project in the state which he said it is the first of its kind he had ever seen. Also the Permanent Commissioner Kaduna State Peace Commision, Hajiya Khadija Hawaja Gambo who is also one of the members of PCNI expressed happiness over the developmental projects put in place and called on other states especially in the North to emulate Gombe State.
In his remark, the Commissioner for Housing and Transport, Mr Henry Likita said the International Conference Centre is a structure that will attract people to the State he expressed joy over the visit of the committee to the centre adding that it is not the first Committee they had received at the Centre and also commended the Governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo for making the state proud.
Members of the Committee lead by the Commissioner, Henry Likita were taken round different section of the edifice such as the two thousand capacity main hall, restaurant, registration area, café, studio exposition area and other mini hall which capacities is between 120-150. Other areas include the executive and the general parking area as well as the pre-event area.