Katsina state Government has donated food items and three (3) cows worth millions of Naira to the 2016 Batch A corps members deployed to the state. Presenting the donation at the NYSC permanent orientation camp in Katsina, the special adviser to the state Governor on youth development Alhaji Khalil Ibrahim Aminu said; the gesture has become the tradition of the state Government.
The special adviser also said the state Government will continue to give more support to NYSC scheme in the state. He enumerated some of the food items donated to the corp members which include:-
- 70 bags of Rice
- 40 bags of Beans
- 5 bags millets
- 5 bags of Millet
- 5 bags of Sugar
- 2 bags of Onions
- 30 Jerry cans of Palm oil
- 30 jerry cans of G/nut oils and
- 3 Cows as well
He further added that the state Government is doing everything possible to make life comfortable for the prospective corps members posted to the state.