Over 24, 925 households of displaced persons affected by banditry in Niger state have received various foods items to alleviate their sufferings
National Emergency Management Agency(NEMA), Director- General, AVM Muhammadu Muhammed(rtd) disclosed this at the flagged off intervention in Kuta, the headquarters of Shiroro LGA of the state
The DG represented by the head of Minna operations office, Hajiya Zainab Ahmed sympathized with the affected persons.
The items distributed to the 14 communities include; 5,412 bags (10kg) of rice, 5,412 bags (10kg) of beans, 500 kegs of vegetable oil, 500 cartons of seasoning cubes, and 500 bags of iodized salt.
The benefited Local Government Areas were Rafi, Shiroro, Bosso, Munya, Paikoro, Mariga, Kontagora, Magama, Mashegu, Wushishi, Rijau, Borgu, Lapai, and Lavin.