Katsina Federal Lawmaker distribute empowerment packages to 1200 constituents
Governor Aminu Bello Masari has launched the distribution of empowerment packages to 1300 people in Daura-Mai’adua-Sandamu federal constituency.
Items distributed during the occasion held at federal government college, Daura include 360 motorcycles, 400 sewing machines, 280 grinding machines, 500 car washing machines, 10 Keke NAPEP tricycles and 100 spaghetti making machines.
Addressing the gathering, the Governor explained that the lawmaker that provided the empowerment, Alhaji Fathu Muhammad had started legislative work on a clean slate.
Alhaji Aminu Masari was happy with the chairman of the committee for the distribution of the empowerment Alhaji Lawal Aliyu for a meticulous job.
He said that the provision of one tricycle per one person means a beneficiary could not resale it.
Alhaji Aminu Masari hoped that the lawmaker would set up mechanism to track beneficiaries that sold off the items given to them for future sanctioning.
In a remarks, the speaker of House of Representatives, Mr Femi Gbajamiala stated that barely one year as a legislator, Fathu Muhammad had demonstrated the resolve to become a legislator’s legislator.
The speaker commended the performance of Fathu Muhammad in legislative duties as a member of the house Committee on Basic Education.
He said that the presence of him and the Deputy speaker, Alhaji Ahmed Idris Wase and other legislators showed that Fathu would accomplish so much during the legislative sessions.
The legislator, Fathu Muhammad gave a run down of programmes implemented to improve the lots of people in the three local governments that he is representing in the house of Representatives.
He expressed gratitude to dignitaries that witnessed the distribution of the empowerment packages to people in the constituency.
Also speaking, the chairman of the implementation Committee and former head of service, Alhaji Muhammad Lawal Aliyu said that the committee was constituted to serve as an advisory body and draw up a road map on development within the constituency for the lawmaker based on needs of the people.
Alhaji Lawal Aliyu spoke at length on the work executed by the committee that culminated in the distribution of the empowerment packages and enumerated other programmes carried out too.
The state chairman of APC Alhaji Shitu S. Shitu paid glowing tributes to Fathu Muhammad for the concern to improve the welfare of people that he is representing.
Highlight of the occasion was presentation of the items to some of the beneficiaries and entertainment by various artistes on the ceremony.