By; SULAIMAN AHMED MISAU, Katsina
Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Faruk has launched the distribution of twenty thousand (20,000) Naira to women in Daura zone.
The programme which was launched at Daura Motel drew vulnerable women from the five local government areas of Daura Emirate.
Addressing hundreds of women, the minister said the programme was introduced by President Buhari’s Administration to assist women to boost their businesses.
Hajiya Sadiya Faruk explained that, the present administration has introduced various welfare schemes for women and less privileged people in the country.
She therefore, called on the beneficiaries to make good use of the money given to them.
Sadiya Faruk prayed to Almighty Allah to bless the programme.
Chairman of Daura Local Government Council, Alhaji Bala Musa who accompanied the minister, charged the beneficiaries to come out enmass and vote All Progressives Congress (APC) in the forthcoming general elections.
Similarly, the minister paid a courtesy visit to the Emir of Daura, Alhaji Umar Faruk Umar at his palace.