COVID-19: APC distributes assorted grains to members, vulnerable in Zamfara

The All Progressives Congress (), Zamfara Chapter, on Wednesday, distributed 1,400 of assorted grains the people of Kaura Namoda Local Government Area (LGA) of the state.

Speaking at the presentation in Kaura-Namoda town, the state Chairman, Alhaji Lawal Liman, said the items were provided by the state leader and former Governor of the state, Alhaji Abdul’aziz Yari.

Liman said the gesture was aimed at supporting people of the state, especially the vulnerable groups cushion the effect of the lockdown, occasioned by -19 and the Ramadan fast.

He said the items comprised of 600 of rice, 300 of maize, 300 of millet and 200 bags of sugar.

He said the beneficieries included members and supporters, Islamic Scholars, orphans, widows, People Living with Disabilities among others.

Liman urged the distribution committees ensure justice and fairness while distributing the items and cautioned against diversion of the items.

Earlier, the APC Chairman, Kaura-namoda Local Government Area, Alhaji Umar Isiyaka, commended the APC leadership in the state for supporting the people at the .

“We have directed the executives of 11 wards of this LGA to extend this gesture to the targeted beneficiaries,” he said. (NAN)