By KATO P. LADAN, Kaduna
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) North West Zonal Office has flagged off the distribution of livelihood support relief materials to victims of the 2018 flood disaster in 14 Local Government Areas of Kaduna State.
The Zonal Coordinator Mr. Ishaya Isah Chonoko who flagged off the exercise commiserated with the victims over the loss of their properties and sources of income.
He further mentioned that the support materials is to offer an alternative source of livelihood to the affected persons. He added that the support materials which include: Sewing machines, grinding machines and water pumping machines for irrigation will go along way towards providing additional source of livelihood to the victims.
The Executive Governor of Kaduna State Mal Nasiru el-Rufai, represented by the Executive Secretary SEMA Kaduna, Mr. Ben Kure, commended NEMA for the timely assistance and appreciated the choice of the support materials.