Northern Governors’ Wives Donate Relief Items To IDPs In Nasarawa State

internally-displaced-persons-NEMAWifes of Northern Governors Forum on Wednesday donated relief materials to internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Nasarawa State.

Addressing the governors’ wives, the Governor of the State, Mr┬áTanko Al-makura,pledge to compliment the social responsibility efforts of the women.

The forum, which met with the Governor at the Government House in Lafia was led by its chairperson, Miss Yemisi Suswam.

Mr Al-makura and the wives of northern governors said they share the pains of IDPs across the country, stressing the need for such donation which was done in Benue and Borno state to be sustained.

The governor and his guest share the same thought on how to alleviate the plight of IDPs across the state and other parts of Nigeria.

Making the presentation of the relief materials worth millions of naira to the governor for onward distribution to IDPs the state, Miss Yemisi Suswam, called for inclusive effort in addressing insecurity in the north-east.

The wives of northern governors’ forum had last year began a social responsibility programme of reaching out to IDPs across Nigeria and Nasarawa state is the third to benefit from the gesture.