By; JACOB ONJEWU DICKSON
In consolidating its core objectives of touching lives if the downtrodden, the Atiku Care Foundation Katsina State Chapter has on Thursday launched the distribution of exercise books to nursery and primary school pupils.
The flag off ceremony was led by the Director General of the Foundation, Ambassador Aliyu Bin Abbas and the Katsina State Director, Hon Mustapha Abdulsamad on behalf of His Excellency Atiku Abubakar GCON
Speaking at the flag off ceremony, Ambassador Aliyu Bin Abbas said that the Grand Patron of the foundation, former Vice President Alhaji Atiku Abubakar is poised at delivering succour to those in need.
“Our Grand Patron and Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar is passionate about reaching out to those in need. It is in respect of that, the Atiku Care Foundation Katsina State chapter is reaching out to schools.
“The target is to reach over 10,000 pupils with this gesture. Today is just the flag off, the presentation will continue subsequently,” he said.
In his remarks, the Katsina State Director of the foundation, Honourable Mustapha Abdulsamad said he was happy about the successful flag off.
“Seeing the excitement in the eyes of these little ones as they receive this token gives me so much joy,” he said.