Governor Bello Mohammed (Matawallen Maradun) has donated the sum of N10 Million and a car each to all the four leaders of the Crippled, the Bilnd, the Deaf and the Lepers in the state.
Governor Matawalle also promised to sponsor 100 of their children into quality schools including studies abroad. He equally ordered for the renovation and upgrading of their Associations’ Secretariat in Gusau.
The Governor made these positive gestures when he hosted the four Associations at the Government House to express his, administration’s solidarity with them.
Speaking further, the Governor charged them to continue being God-fearing and support the present administration especially with their prayers.
Earlier, the Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party in the state, Alhaji Ibrahim Mallaha thanked the disabled in the state for their Support to the administration of Governor Bello Mohammed.
Similarly, the former Deputy Governor in the State, Malam Ibrahim Wakkala, commended Governor Bello Mohammed for his manifest concern to the disabled and added that their prayers is mostly an acceptable one with God.
Responding, the leaders of the disabled which include Alhaji Shehu S. Fada for the lepers, the leader of the deaf, Alhaji Usman Kurma, the leader of the blind, Alhaji Abdulkadir Na Kaka and that of the cripples, Alhaji Ibrahim Sani variously commended the Governor for his concern and care to the disabled in the state.