By Abdullahi Alhaji from BRC FM Toro
Senator representing Bauchi south senatorial district senator Shehu Buba Umar has donated two point five million naira to Christian community of Toro local government.
Presenting the donation to the CAN chairman Toro local government Senator Shehu Buba Umar who was represented by his Coordinator Alhaji Abdulrahaman Bala Rahama said the donation is to help them ease their preparation for the forthcoming Christmas celebration.
Senator Shehu Buba Umar urged the CAN chairman to ensure judicious distribution of the fund to reach all nook and crannies of the local government regardless of their political differences.
Speaking Earlier the Senior Legislative Aid to the Senator Comrade Maijama’a Mato said, the senator has donated 20million naira to the Christian of Bauchi South senatorial district out of which Toro local government get 2.5million naira.
He thus used the forum to call on the Christian community of the area to accord more support to the Senator and use the Christmas period for special prays for Toro local government and Bauchi state at large.
In their separate remarks shortly after receiving the donation the chairman APC Christian awareness Toro Local Government Mr. Yakubu B. Saidu, Honorable David Dungus and Mrs. Abigail Abel all expressed their appreciation for the gesture and promise to use it accordingly.
In his vote of thanks the CAN Chairman Toro local government Mr. Rabo Barde thank senator Shehu Buba Umar for the kind gesture and urged other politician to emulate him.
He promised judicious distribution of the funds a cross Toro Local Government irrespective of any differences.