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Adamawa: NCS Donates Food Items To IDPs



The Adamawa/Taraba Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has handed over 1648 bags of foreign rice,642 cartons of Savon soap and 7 bags of maize to state government for distribution to IDPs in the state.

The area comptroller of the command, Mr Adetoye Francis, said the donation is in compliance with directives from the comptroller general of Customs, Col  Hameed Ali ( rtd) through the National Logistic Committee to being hope for IDPs.

Francis noted that the items  were seized at various  formations from smugglers across the command and were condemned by the court of law.

Receiving the items, executive secretary of ADSEMA , Haruna Furo, on behalf of the state  government said the food items,would be distributed to IPDs camps, seven affected local government areas and host communities.

Furo assured judicious distribution geared towards cautioning the effects of Boko Haram on the IDPs.

The handing over ceremony were witnessed and signed all the representatives of military and paramilitary in the state.

The security agencies promised  to provide adequate security escorts and monitoring of the distribution of the food items.





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