Some 357 in yopuths Jaba/Zangon Kataf federal constituency in Kaduna state received various skills and poverty eradication items to enable them become self-reliance.
The items, which were worth over N50 million were provided within the week at Zonkwa, the headquarters of Zangon Kataf local government area of Kaduna state by the member representing Jaba/Zangon Kataf federal constituency in the House of Representatives, Honourable Godfrey Ali Gaiya.
Speaking during the constituency briefing, Gaiya said that it was his wish that the items reached every constituent, which is not possible because of scarcity of funds, appealing to those yet to benefit to keep praying and have faith in God for their turn to come.
While admonishing beneficiaries to utilise the items judiciously, the parliamentarian employed on communities in the area to live peacefully with one another in order to attract more public and private investment that would promote overall development.
Responding to questions from journalists, Gaiya said one of the programme he initiated for youth was setting up a youth soccer team, J-Z United Football Club currently competing in the national league competition, revealing that a stadium is under construction, which would soon be completed.
The chairman of the occasion and former minister for power, Engineer Nuhu Somo Wya, applauded the achievements of Gaiya, describing him as heart warming and a source of pride of his people.
He urged him to continue with the good services he is rendering to his people. Items donated included saloon cars, twenty motorcycles, block making machines, 27 keke napep, 237 sewing machines, 22 irrigation water pumping machines, 100 pesticides sprayer, 20 electricity transformer and alot of others.No tags for this post.