About Six Thousand Seven Hundred and Sixty Six, 6766, Constituents of Yobe North Senatorial district have benefited from the former Senate president and Senator representing the zone, Ahmed Ibrahim Lawan empowerment programme.
Flagging off the distribution of the empowerment equipment, the Yobe State Governor Mai Mala Buni, commended Senator Ahmed Lawan for the intervention, saying the empowerment programme was in tandem with the government’s policy on wealth creation and poverty alleviation.
Speaking at the event took place in Gashua Town the headquarters of Bade Local Government, Governor Mai Mala Buni charged the beneficiaries to make a judicious use of the items given to them.
“I wish to advise the beneficiaries not to sell the items please, you should make good use of it for the maximum benefits” Buni said.
Earlier in his address, Sen. Ahmed Lawan said the gesture was to support the people of Zone C Senatorial District to fight unemployment and improve economic empowerment.
He assured his continued support to the people to enhance economic empowerment in the zone.
The materials distributed under the SAIL foundation include vehicles, tricycles, sewing machines, irrigation pumps, and many others were provided to the constituents by the President of the Ninth Senate, Ahmed Ibrahim Lawan.