Borno governor’s wife donates food items to widows


Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State

Sadiq Abubakar/Maiduguri

Borno State First Lady, Hajiya Nana Kashim Shettima on Saturday distributed Ramadan food items to 200 widows and orphans affected by the boko Haram insurgency.

The distribution was performed under her pet project, Support for Widows, Orphans and Tsangaya (SOWT) Foundation, on Saturday.

The Chairman of the foundation, Alhaji Mohammed Bello said out of the 200 widows and orphans, 50 widows were families of slained Civilian JTF and each of the beneficiary was given a 25 kg bag of rice and a 25 kg bag of sugar in addition to N5000 cash as transport money.

Bello also called on wealthy individuals and organizations to emulate the governor’s wife while commending the First Lady for her support and assistance to the widows, orphans and the vulnerable in the state.

He advised the beneficiaries to make proper use of the…

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