Borno, Yobe NIPSS Alumni Present Three Bulls to IDPs in Borno for Eid el Kabir
The National Institute of Policy and Strategic Studies, Kuru , Borno and Yobe states chapters Alumni Association presents three bulls to the IDPs in El Miskin IDPs Camp, Madinatu, old Maiduguri Friday evening.
Alhaji Mahdi Bukar, the chairman of the association, stated while making the donation that members decided that the best thing to do is to show love to the displaced persons by donating the bulls for the IDPs to celebrate sallah like others.
“Because of the Alumni motto ” Towards a better society “, members decided to visit the IDPs camps to give them succour for the sallah celebration”.
“This will not be the last time , we shall come again depending on our resources,” Alhaji Bukar said.
The SEMA Executive Chairman, Hajiya Yabawa Kolo showed gratitude and appreciation for the kind gesture from the NIPPs Alumni for the benefit of the IDPs while receiving the Bulls.
“We are delighted that they came in to assist in our hour of needs. We are very grateful to them for this kind gesture of uncommon magnanimity to IDPs.” she said.
“Being that government has been giving much to the other camps , we deliberately brought them to the host community camp for them to have a feeling of what is going on.”
“I have appealed to them being the apex body of policy and strategic studies to conduct empirical research that will bring Boko Haram conflict to an end.”
In all, sixty nine Bulls that worth five million naira were purchased and distributed to the IDPs. Governor Banagana Umara Zulum also released 2500 bags of semolina, 750 bags of rice, 1500 spaghetti and vegetable oil to them for the celebration of Eid el Kabir at their various camps across the state on Saturday.