Yobe state Government in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme UNDP has disbursed the cash grant of seventy five million naira to one thousand five hundred women affected by insurgency in Buni-Yadi Headquarters of Gujba Local Government.
Flagging off the disbursement under stabilization facility programme, took place at the Banquet hall of the Government House Damaturu, Governor Buni said, each of the beneficiaries will be supporting with the sum of fifty thousand (50,000) naira as start up grant.
Governor Buni, called on the beneficiaries of the grants to make good used of the intervention enhance businesses to promote self reliance, sustainance and dignity.
He therefore commended UNDP for partnership with Yobe state government and supporting the resettlement, rehabilitation and recovery programme to improve the lives of the people, saying that the humanitarian gestures will go along way in post insurgency recovery process.
He further called on the public to use the Holy month of Ramadan period to pray for the full return of peace, security and prosperity to the state and Country at large.