Hike in Food Prices: Zulum Distributes food items, cash to 70,000 households in Bama

Governor Prof Babagana Umara Zulum of Borno State l has on Sunday night in Bama on arrival after paying homage to the Shehu of Bama, HRH, Alh.  Kyari  Ibn  Ibrahim  Kyari Umar  El Kanemi at his place distributed Palliatives as early as 6 am  Monday morning  to kick-start  the distribution of palliatives to vulnerable households to cushion the effect of hike in food prices and inflation in the country

The governor also disbursed N5000 cash to the vulnerable women in Bama and it’s evnions

Speaking to newsmen after the food distribution exercise, he disclosed that   25,000 men benefitted where each man received 25kg of Rice and 25kg bag of maize each while 45,000 women that benefitted as each received a wrapper and  ₦5000 cash. 

Zulum r also said  that he will convene a stakeholders meeting in the state to see to the possibility of  tackling  food crisis in the state as  the situation or  issue is becoming alarming and  worrisome. 

He also thanked the federal government for their continued support to the people and government  of Borno State from  the beginning the insurgency  to date while acknowledging security and other supports from the federal government and security services including the vigilante groups