By Muhammad Sani G. Chinade, Damaturu
One of the chieftains of the All Progressives Congress in Yobe State, Engr Dr. Garba, popularly known as G-one, has commenced the distribution of food stuffs worth millions of naira to the political wards of the 6 local governments that make up Yobe-North senatorial district.
The items which include bags of rice and cartons of spaghetti and cash is aimed at alleviating the sufferings of the benefiting local governments during the period of Ramadan Kareem, as well the dreaded Covid-19 pandemic.
Our correspondent gathered that, the benefitting from Yobe North Senatorial district comprises of six Local Government Area of Bade, Machina, Karsuwa, Yusfari, Jakusko and Nguru respectively.
According to him, they are people who have worked for the party over the years, giving them such opportunity could boost their morals and relevance, not just for financial benefit but for political benefits” He said.
Engr Garba said the initiative was imperative because of the need to assist Muslims during the Ramadan as the COVID-19 pandemic had negatively impacted on means of livelihood. “I know for a fact that, it will take time to overcome the economic and financial hardship, but we must always look for ways to support our people.
“I will like to assure you that, we will continue to do this for our constituents, because our people are suffering due to none performing of present Senator” he said.
Dr. Garba warned those entrusted with the distribution to be just and discharge their duty with fear of Allah, called on people of the state to take advantage of the holy month of Ramadan to seek for divine intervention in the restoration of peace in the state.
Cross Section of members of the All Progressives Congress have expressed dissatisfaction over the distribution of food iterms and others things to the people of Yobe north senatorial district.
He called on the people of the area to continue giving their support and cooperation to the governor Mai Mala Buni for the interest of the state.