By Opeyemi Adeoti.
Kwara State Authorities on Wednesday started the disbursement of N92.5m to 2,300 victims of the latest rainstorm in Ilorin, the state capital whereby every the sufferer of three programs bought between N25,000 and N100,000 of preloaded ATM participating in taking part in playing cards.
Addressing newsmen after the flag off of the put together, the Chairman of the Implementation Committee on Ilorin Rainstorm Disasters, Hajia Habibat Yusuf acknowledged the gesture was consistent with Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq’s dedication to cushion the implications of the catastrophe on the victims.
She acknowledged that disbursement is about giving succour to the victims of final yr’s rainstorm in Ilorin as a part of state authorities’s technique of assuaging their sufferings of affected folks in Ilorin.
She acknowledged that 2300 victims will income from the state authorities’s help fund to help the victims in three programs relying on the extent of damages, disclosing that every sufferer will pay money for N25,000, N50,000 and N100,000.
“There was an preliminary rainstorm committee which did the analysis of the injury. The committee visited your entire victims and submitted their report once more to the federal authorities. It’s their methods that we’ve got now been tasked to implement after further due course of was carried out to make sure transparency”, she burdened.
Hajia Yusuf outlined that preloaded ATM participating in taking part in playing cards have been being provided to every beneficiary whereby they might make on the spot withdrawal from any ATM stage.
Thought of considered one of many beneficiaries Soliu Afeez Kayode, who spoke with newsmen, beneficial Governor AbdulRazaq for the help to the victims which he acknowledged would function a help to your entire victims.
“Firstly, I’ll need to thank Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq. He’s a examined and trusted express explicit individual. I acquired a status yesterday afternoon to return correct proper right here and proper now I’ve acquired the sum of N25,000 as a help fund,” he acknowledged,
One totally different beneficiary, Mallam Sa’adu Abdulfatah expressed appreciation to the state governor for his help in bringing succour to the victims.