Ramadan: Senator Yari to distribute 358 trucks of foodstuffs Zamfara Muslems 

Former Zamfara state governor and Senator representing Zamfara west Senatorial District, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari Abubakar, is set to distribute 358 trucks of assorted foodstuffs to muslims in Zamfara state for the Ramadan asting.

The food items made up of rice, millet, sugar and maize will be distributed to the people of the state irrespective of political inclination to allow them begin the holy month with relative ease.

The chairman, Publicity Committee, Hon. Ibrahim Muhammad Birnin Magaji, stated this in a statement made available to Blueprint in Gusau Sunday. 

Under the arrangement which has been perfected by the main distribution committee headed by Hon. Lawal M. Liman (Gabɗon Ƙaura) who double as chairman, A A Yari Political Organization, 17,500 households in each of the 13 out of 14 local government areas of are to receive the said items while  22,500 households are targeted in Gusau local government area.

Recieving the report of 250,000 beneficiaries drawn from various local government Sunday, in Gusau, Hon. Lawal M Liman  stated that three additional items such as rice, sugar and millet were added to the previous program that saw to the distribution of only maize because of the significance of the holy month of Ramadan.

He added that more than 98% of the commodities were successfully transported to various local government areas of the state, making it easy for the beneficiaries to get the palliatives in the shortest possible time.

The chairman  said beneficiaries of the palliatives must be the needy, especially orphans, widows and divorcees.

He also stated that the distribution would begin on or before the holy month of Ramadan, and urged people to continue praying for the former governor, the state, and the country as a whole.