The First Lady, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, has donated relief materials to victims of flood in different parts of the country.
This, she has done, through her pet project, Future Assured Programme.
The first team, according to a statement by the Special Assistant to the President on Media & Publicity, (Office of the First Lady), Aliyu Abdullahi, has visited two communities, Kwaikwayu and Kafin Babushe in Ringim Local Government Area of Jigawa state.
At both communities, most of the homes have been washed away, rendering hundreds of the occupants homeless and forcing them to relocate to a block of five classrooms in the village primary school.
Head of the delegation, Mr. Hadi Uba, Special Assistant to the President on Administration (Office of the First Lady), while delivering the items, expressed concern over the frequent flooding in different parts of the country, noting the economic and emotional trauma associated with flooding which leads to loss of loved ones, property and farmland.
He reiterated Mrs. Buhari’s call on relevant government agencies, well-to-do and well-meaning Nigerians to continue to support the victims and ameliorate their suffering, wherever they may be.
The items distributed to the victims included large quantity of food items, toiletries, blankets and clothing.