National Directorate of Employment empowers over 5,000 women in Katsina
By Usman Maawuya
The National Directorate of Employment (NDE) Katsina state chapter has empowered over 5000 women within 34 local governments of the state.
This was made known through the state coordinator Alhaji Abdulkarim Sirika while distributing empowerment packages to some selected 70 women in Bindawa and Mani local government areas.
Alhaji Abdulkarim Sirika speaking in the ground of Mani local government area, while distributing empowerment packages to the beneficiaries added that; the programme aimed at ensuring self reliance among the beneficiaries.
Moreover, he spoke extensively for the various programme aimed at empowering women and youths across the state.
Also, Alhaji Abdulkarin urged Mani local government transition committee to partner more more with NDE for more developmental empowerment within the local government.
Finally, Mani local government chairman of transition committee Alhaji Shafi’u Abdu Duwan in his remark said that, the gesture is inline with APC’s agenda to reduce joblessness among the people in the area, especially among women.