Atiku Abubakar donates ₦50 million to victims of flood in Kano

Atiku Abubakar donates ₦50 million to victims of flood in Kano
Atiku Abubakar, a former vice president and PDP presidential candidate, gave the flood victims at Kantin Kwari, a well-known textile market in Kano, a donation of 50 million naira.

According to SEMA, a flood caused by a downpour destroyed items worth over N200 million and affected over 200 stores.

Atiku declared his donation to the victims at a speech at the home of Malam Ibrahim Shekarau, who recently left the New Nigerian Peoples Party (NNPP). He described Kano as a renowned commercial centre.

“Kano is a renowned commercial centre that has its marks in the economy. “I wish to use this opportunity to console victims of the unfortunate flood that was necessitated by the heavy downpour.

“I also wish to use this opportunity to donate the sum of N50 million to those affected by the unfortunate situation” he stated.