Ramadan: APC distributes 130 trucks of food items in Zamfara



The Zamfara Chapter All Progressives Congress (APC) says it plans to distribute 130 trucks assorted food items to the less privileged in the , ahead Ramadan fast.


Former Gov. Abdul’aziz Yari and APC leader said this at a ceremony to commence the distribution the items in Gusau on Sunday.


Yari, represented by Sen. Kabiru Marafa(APC-Zamfara) said the items included 54 trucks 50 kg bags rice, 32 trucks 50 kg bags of sugar, 22 trucks of maize and 22 trucks of millet.


He said the items would be distributed across the 13 Local Government Areas (LGAs) of the .


“Each of the 13 LGAs will five trucks comprising of two trucks of rice, one truck of sugar, one truck of millet and one truck of maize.


“While Gusau LGA will 10 trucks making a total of 75 trailers,” he said.


Yari said the remaining 55 trucks would be distributed to orphans, people with special needs, agencies, musicians, journalists and social media frontiers.


According to him, other beneficiaries include party executives and elders.


“The items were provided by the party considering the current inflation in prices of food items in the country.


thank the party leadership in the state and members of the party especially with the recent reconciliation,” he said.


Sen.Abba Aji, who represented APC National , commended the state leaders for the gesture.


commend Yari and Marafa for their determination and reconciliation for the interest of the party,” he said.(NAN)