By Hamisu Ado Nguru
The Governor of Yobe State Mai Mala has presided over the official flagging off ceremony for the Distribution of Women Economic Empowerment Program through Small Scale Ruminants Breeding at Buni Yadi of Gujba Local Government.
Under the program, the Governor distributed 1,780 goats to 890 women across the state.
During the ceremony, Buni disclosed that it is his singular honor and privilege to flag off the distribution of a pair of goats to five women beneficiaries in each of the 178 electoral wards across the 17 Local Government Areas of the state.
He said that his administration will continue to support women and vulnerable persons to be self-reliant with a dignified and sustainable means of livelihood.
The Director Personnel Management, Gujba Local Government, Muhammad Haruna Mai Turare stated that the entire people of the Gujba Emirate is grateful for the magnanimity of Buni led administration.