By; BUHÀRI B. BELLO, Jos
About 1,000 electorate from Wase Federal Constituency benefited from the disbursement of micro interprise enhencime loan of ten thousant Naira each from the office of the Deputy Speaker, Alhaji Idris Ahmed Maje.
The programme was coordinated through the National Directorate of Employment (NDE).
Plàteau State Coordinator of NDE, Alhaji Ibràhim Hardo Abdulazis said the gesture will assist the younger ones and women who are mostly the beneficiaries of the programme.
He called on the beneficiaries to ensure the judicious use of the money in order to turn it around for their benefit.
Also speaking at the event, the Special Adviser on Investment to the Deputy Speaker, Alhaji Sulaiman Tanimu Abubakar said a total of ten million Naira was spent on the programme.
He said the gesture was part of the programmipe of the member representing the people at the National Assembly in line with his campaign promises to the people of the constituncy.
The Special Adviser explained that more of such programmes aimed at dousing the increasing hardships experienced by the people will be implemented by the office of the Deputy Speaker.
Wase Local Government’ chairman, Dr. Ado Buba who was represented by the council secretary, Ibràhim Galadima Adamu called on the beneficiaries to make judicious use of the money to improve their businesses.