Following the recent flooding in some parts of Katsina State, the Economic Community of West African States(ECOWAS), in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, and the Nigeria Red Cross Society, has donated relief materials to flood victims in Katsina State.
Items donated to the victims of the natural disasters in Bindawa local government area of the state are; 100 bags of rice, 100 bags of millets, 100 bags of beans, 200 gallons of palm, and vegetable oil.
Other gift items include; 200 sets of blankets, 300 sets of underwear, 100 pieces of bathroom slippers, 400 sets of cups, buckets, and detergents.
Mr. Aliyu Idris, the Katsina Executive Chairman of the red cross society, while distributing the items to the most affected victims in Bindawa, explained, that the items would help alleviate the hardship of the vulnerable victims.
He also said that the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, had commenced the renovation of 12 houses affected by the flood.
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