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Ramadan: APC Challenges Gov Yusuf To Show How N6B Was Spent



– Distributes 5000-50Kg Rice To Members

As the opposition All Progressive Congress, APC, begins distribution of Palliative to the Kano 44 Local Government areas and their Wards, the Party, has challenged Governor Abba Kabir Yusuf to openly show how he spent N6 Billion set aside for this year 2024 Ramadan Feedings.

Speaking while unveiling the distribution of the food commodities to their members at Dawkin Tofa Local Government area of the State, Saturday, the APC State Chairman, Abdullahi Abbas, said that they decided to come to the rescue of their Supporters and indeed other indigenes to alleviate their economic hardship.

Abdullahi Abbas, noted that, “the National Chairman of APC, Dr Umar Ganduje, the Deputy Senate President Barau Jibrin, the Chairman House Committee on Appropriation, Bichi, and host of others including myself and the Chief of Staff Mallam Muhammad Garba, donated our money and purchased the rice for onwards distribution to our members as Palliative”.

Abbas further explained that, “You can see that we used our Personal money not donations from Dangote, BUA and the Federal Government to help our People but a whole State Government is reallying on donations to gives out Palliative and this is despite the fact that a whooping N6 Billion was set aside for that purposes”.

The Kano APC Chairman hinted that there is no way money would be set aside for a purpose but the issues will be left to wallow in secrecy, “the Money N6 Billion is not small amount Government should clearly spell out how and where they spent the money on Ramadan Feedings”, he added.

Speaking the Chief of Staff to the APC National Chairman, Muhammad Garba who represented his Boss, said they purchased 5, 840 50kgs bags of Rice, 1600 bags of Millets, 2000 Cartoons of Spheggati to gives out to their supporters and other Kano People’s.

Garba, explained that the National Chairman of the party APC, Dr Umar Abdullahi Ganduje, Coordinated the idea of the Party Palliative, with Deputy Senate President Barau Jibrin, and others heavily contributing to purchased the Food items.

He said 448 Wards of the State 44 Local Government areas will benefits from the gesture which will be given to all Party Supporters, Social Media Influencers, of the party and ordinary Party Staffers.

“Our National Chairman, Dr Umar Ganduje is also planning to ensure that this gesture of Palliative is been sustain to be use as a means that will substantially cushions the effect of economic hardship which though is temporary and will be soon over with the President Tinubu efforts in tackling the harsh reforms outcomes