In the spirit of Ramadan, Wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Hajiya Aishatu Buhari donated food items to Kaduna State Government for onward distribution to its citizens.
The donation she said was part of her efforts to touch the lives of the needy in the society, particularly in this trying moment of the economy and in the spirit of the Ramadan season.
Items donated include cartons of Macaroni, Spaghetti, 5kg bags of Semovita and Wheat.
Represented by the Coordinator Buhari support group, Hajiya Binta Mua’azu, Hajiya Buhari said, she feels the pains Nigerians are passing through presently.
She assured however that the pains are temporary as her husband, President Buhari meant well for Nigeria and Nigerians, stressing that the temporary pains will soon be over and Nigerians will begin to enjoy the dividends of democracy.
Although the items donated are meant to be shared among both Christians and Muslim needy in the state, she called on Muslim faithful to use the Ramadan period to pray for the peace of the nation and our leaders.
Receiving the items onbehalf of the state government, wife of Kaduna State governor, Hajiya Hadiza El-Rufai supported by wife of the Deputy governor, Mrs Ladi Barnabas Bantex commended the President’s wife for the gesture done to the people of the state and prayed Allah to bless her.
Hajiya El-Rufai assured that the items will be distributed to the needy across the three Senatorial zones in the state.
Some of the would be beneficiaries who were present at the presentation of the items also expressed appreciation to the wife of the President, adding that “now we are beginning to feel the impact of the change we clamoured and voted for”.