By Musa Tanimu Nasidi
In the spirit of the yuletide season, the Member representing Lokoja 11 constituency in the Kogi State House of Assembly, Hon. Idris Ndako, has donated food stuffs, worth over N1.5 million to Christians in his constituency.
Speaking during the donation at his Isegba Felele residence, yesterday, Ndako said the gesture was in the spirit of the yuletide, adding that it was his desire to alleviate the sufferings of the less privileged ones in the area.
He appealed to corporate organizations and well placed individuals to assist the less privileged people in the society within the limits of their resources.
Responding, Mr Segun Michael, who introduced himself as a member of Felele Unit of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), thanked the lawmaker for identifying with the Christian community at this festive period.
He assured Ndako that the Christian community in the area would always remain behind him in his efforts towards alleviating the suffering of his people.
“We want to assure you that by the grace of God, we are ready to reciprocate at the appropriate time especially during the forthcoming election”.
He also expressed the community’s continued support for Hon. Idris Ndako’s political aspirations.
Also speaking, leader of Idoma community in Felele, Mr. Akor Daniel, said the kind gesture showed a sense of unity. “We are really grateful, this is leadership; it is a sense of unity for the nation.
“Ndako is a Muslim and he knows that this cerebration is for Christians and yet he has decided to brighten the hearts of Christians,” Daniel said.Share this on WhatsApp