Nigerian Maritime Agency Donate relief materials to IDPs in Katsina State
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has donated relief materials worth millions of Naira to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Katsina State.
Presenting the items to the state government on thursday in Katsina, the NIMASA Director, Maritime Labor Services, Alhaji Ibrahim Jibril, said that the gesture was aimed at alleviating the hardships faced by IDPs.
Responding on behalf of the state government, the state Deputy Governor, Alhaji Mannir Yakubu, commanded NIMASA for the gesture done to people of the state.
Alhaji Mannir Yakubu said that now some IDPs have started returning home following the success of the government efforts in fighting insurgency in the state.
The items included bags of rice, sugar, indomie, vegetable oil, soap and detergent among others.