Nasarawa Speaker Awards Scholarships to Students from his Constituency
The Speaker Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Hon. Ibrahim Balarabe-Abdullahi, has distributed N20, 000 each to 100 students of his constituency, 65 sewing machines,12 generators, 12 Refrigerators and over 700 wrappers to women in his constituency worth N15million. Ibrahim-Abdullahi (APC- Umaisha/Ugya), while distributing the items at the weekend in Umasha, assured the electorate of his resolve to continue to initiate more peoples oriented programmes that have direct bearing on their lives.
He also used the medium to call on the people of his constituency and Nigerians to continue to pray and support President Muhammadu Buhari, Gov.Al-Makura’s administration and other leaders to enable them succeed in the task ahead of them. “I want to use this medium to appreciate Gov.Tanko Al-makura for the cordial relationship and understanding with the legislature and I assure him of our continue support for the good of our people,”
In their goodwill messages Alhaji Zakari Ide, the All Progressive Congress (APC) National Vice Chairman, North Central zone and Phillip Tatari Shekwo, Nasarawa state chairman of All Progressive Congress (APC) while presenting the items to the beneficiaries, urged them to use the items for the purpose it was meant for. They both commended the speaker for the gesture and called on other elected and appointed political class to emulate him. Responding on behalf of other beneficiaries, Usman Sidi, a student of Federal Polytechnic, Nasarawa, thanked the speaker for the gesture, describing the gesture by the speaker as first of it kind in the political history of the area and called for its sustenance.