COVID-19: Distribution of food items continues In Ilorin South, Offa LG.-
The Kwara State Government COVID-19 Palliative Committee has distributed food items to some wards in Ilorin South local government.
So far, the Committee has distributed relief items which include bags of rice (10kg), Semovita (5kg), Spaghetti, Garri, Sugar and salt to Balogun Fulani Ward 1, 2, 3, Okaka Ward 1 and 2. Wara-Osin ward in Ilorin West also received food items containing 1000 bags of rice after some Good Boys allegedly disrupted the distribution process on Monday.
Meanwhile, Some palliative Items for Offa local government arrived the ancient town this evening and will be delivered to all the wards on Friday. Our Correspondent gathered that 6,622 bags of rice, 2893 Semovita, 273 packets of Spaghetti 273 and other items will be shared in 12 wards of Offa LG.
The target beneficiaries according to Chairman of COVID-19 Palliative Committee, Emir of Shonga, Dr HRH (Dr.) Haliru Yahaya include
Widows, physically challenged, Aged, Artisans and other vulnerable persons affected by the lockdown to prevent spread of Coronavirus in Kwara State