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Lawmaker distributes food items in Bauchi

The Member representing Bauchi Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Alhaji Yakubu Shehu Abdullahi has distributed over six thousand bags of rice worth millions of naira to his people.

While addressing the beneficiaries, Alhaji Yakubu Shehu said the move was part of dividend of democracy he has been providing to his people especially those who follow him to campaign during the 2019 electioneering.

He called on them to judiciously utilized the food items for the benefit of their families and assured those who were not given to exercise more patience as they would next time.

Some of the beneficiaries interviewed chindo Abdullahi and Halima Salihu said the intervention was apt in view of the country’s current economic realities and rising price of food items.

Other beneficiaries Aisha Abdullahi and Shamsuddini Muhammad expressed appreciation to the law maker.

Reporting Murtala Muhammad Editing by Fany Olumoye, Omotola Oguneye