NEMA Provides Relief materials to Zamfara victims
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has donated eight trucks of relief materials to about 29,000 victims displaced by bandits in seven villages and towns in Anka Emirate, Zamfara.
The NEMA Coordinator, Sokoto Operations Office, Sulaiman Muhammad, made the disclosure during a presenation in Gusau.
Mr Mohammed said the items comprised assorted grains, clothing materials, cosmetics and toiletries among others.
According to him, the acting president, Yemi Osinbajo and the NEMA Director-General are expected to inaugurate the distribution of the items to IDPs in Talata-Mafara Local Government Area of Zamfara on Tuesday.
The coordinator said the gesture was aimed at supporting the victims and ameliorating their suffering.
He urged the IDPs to remain calm, assuring them that the Federal Government was working hard to end the insecurity in the state.
Mr Mohammed thanked the state government and traditional rulers in the state for their commitments in supporting the IDPs.