The Christian community in the state has received a donation of 1,000 bags of rice and corn flour for the celebration of Christmas and the New Year in 2022 and 2023 from the Zamfara State chapter of the All Progressives Congress Presidential Campaign Council.
This information may be found in a statement made on Tuesday in Gusau by Yusuf Idris, the state’s APC publicity secretary.
“The food items which comprised 250 bags of rice and 750 bags of maize flour were handed over to the Christian community by the state APC PCC Coordinator, Sen. Kabiru Marafa.
“The gesture was aimed at joining the Christian community in celebrating the festive season in the zone which is Coordinated by Gov. Bello Mohammed Matawalle of Zamfara.
“Marafa called on the beneficiaries, the Christian community leaders in the state, to ensure that the gesture reached the majority of their members especially those in need throughout the state,” Idris said.
In their remarks, while receiving the items, the state Chairman, Christian Association of Nigeria, and the Eze-Igbo Zamfara, Ahmad Haruna, and Igwe Egbuna Obijiaku, respectively, commended the council for the gesture and promised to extend it to the beneficiaries.
The two leaders also assured that the Christian community would always pray for the growth and well-being of Nigeria and Nigerians.