Eid-el-Kabir: NASS member distributes 3,000 rams, N250m in Zamfara 


A House of Representatives member representing Kaura Namoda/Birnin Magaji Federal Constituency in Zamfara state, Rt. Hon Aminu Sani Jaji, has purchased 3,000 rams for distribution to supporters of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the state to mark the Eid-rl-Kabir.

This was contained in a statement made available to Blueprint and signed by Aliyu Abubakar, chairman, Jaji Coordinating Committee, Zamfara state.

Hon. Jaji who doubled as the chairman, House Committee on Ecological Fund, also earmarked the sum of N250,000,000 for distribution to deserving individuals, orphans and vulnerable groups across the state as Eid-el-kabir Sallah welfare packages.

The statement reads in part: “The gesture is aimed to assist Muslim faithful, especially the APC members and less privileged families to perform sacrifices and celebrate Eid-el-kabir festivals in happy mood.”

The statement added that the beneficiaries include prominent personalities in the state and various categories of former political appointees, APC state executives, local government and ward executives of the party, state APC elders, former directors general forum, former local government councils chairmen and vice chairmen, council’s councilor’s forum as well as various categories of APC associations and other party stakeholders.

Other beneficiaries include Islamic scholars in the state,

state executives of Jajiyya Political Movement across the state, orphans, APC supporters, youth and women groups among others.

Meanwhile, the breakdown of the beneficiaries of N250 million donated by Hon Jaji, include former political offices holders across the state, Islamic scholars and Qur’anic reciters,  both state, local governments, as well as ward executives of Jajiyya Political Movement across the state. 

The gesture is also to be  extended to the various APC stakeholders across the 147 political wards in the 14 local government areas of the state.