The Federal Government has sent 20,078 bags of garri and maize to Anambra State to alleviate the suffering of vulnerable homes.
But the handling of the palliatives was done secretly in the State at the weekend by the National Emergency Management Agency, (NEMA) in conjunction with the State Government.

The Nation gathered out of the 16,130 bags were maize while 3,948 were bags of garri.

They were handed to Anambra Government for onward distribution to vulnerable persons in the State to cushion the effect of economic hardship in the country.

The food items from the National Strategic Reserve were distributed at the Anambra State Emergency Management Agency, Awka with Awka North and South, Dunukofia and Njikoka as first batch of beneficiaries.

The officials of NEMA Southeast zone, The Nation learnt wanted to share the items with the Anambra State Government and Transition Committee Chairmen of some local government areas save for the Governor’s intervention

The palliatives were for the 21 Local Government Areas who would in turn share to the less privileged

May 4, 2024

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