Dr. Bukola Saraki, a member of the Nigerian senate representing Kwara central senatorial district on Wednesday flag- off the distribution of raw foods items worth about N80 million to his constituents.
The distribution, which took place at the senator’s political office in Mandate, Adewole area of Ilorin was said to be his Ramadan gifts and was shared in all the 832 polling units that made up the Ilorin- Kwara central.
Leadership reports that Engineer Musa Yeketi, the Director General of Saraki’s constituency office, said the move was to assist the fasting muslims in the holy month of Ramadan.
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Saraki who is the chairman, Senate committee on Environment and Ecology, while presenting the items to six executives members of the All progressive Congress (APC), of the polling units on behalf of the senator,Yeketi, pleaded with them to ensure that the items get to all fasting muslims in their respective zones.
Yeketi, who revealed that the senator would soon flag off another phase of items distribution that will cost N39 million, noted that it was his usual tradition during the month of Ramadan. read more…
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