The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has donated relief materials to flood victims and vulnerable persons in Bauchi State.
The Director-General of the agency, Mr Mustapha Ahmed while presenting the items to the State Government on Thursday, said the materials made up of food and non food items.
He said that the Federal Government through NEMA could not compensate for the traumatic experiences of persons affected by disaster impacts.
The director general represented by Alhaji Adamu Usur, Deputy Director Planning Research and Forecasting of the Agency, said the items include 1,000 bags of 10kg rice, 1,000 bags of 10kg beans, 1,000 bags of 10kg maize, 75 bags of salt (20kg).
Others are 75 kegs of vegetable oil, 150 cartons of seasoning cubes and 75 cartons of tinned tomato.
The director-general said the non-food Items include 8,000 pieces of mats, 1,000 pieces of treated mosquito nets, 600 cartons of toilet soap, 2,500 pieces of guinea brocade.
Others are 1,000 pieces of children’s wear, 1,000 pieces of women’s wear and 1,000 pieces of men’s wear,” he said.