By Muhammad Babayo Asha.
The Personal Assistant to President Muhamnadu Buhari on broadcast media Alhaji Buhari Sallau has distributed over one hundred smart mobile phones to his social media teams across the Northeast Zone.
Speaking at the distribution ceremony in Bauchi, Alhaji Buhari Sallau who said the gesture was aimed to enhance their operation called on the beneficiaries to use the phones to project policies and programmes of president Buhari’s led administration in all aspects of the economy.
He warned them against dissemination of fake news that were inimical to peace but instead concentrate on issues that would promote peaceful coexistence amongst heterogeneous tribes in the zone and the country at large.
In a remark, chairman of the occasion, who is also the Ajiyan Bauchi, Alhaji Bala Attahiru commended the Personal Assistant to the President on media broadcast for the gesture and called on other political office holders to emulate.
Alhaji Bala Attahiru represented by Turakin Ajiya, Alhaji Srajo Abubakar warned youth against engaging in crimes and other social vices to enable them become productive members of the society.
Earlier, the Chairman All Progressive Congress APC Dan-Kade Ward Dahiru Babankaratu called on the people of the state to pray for president Muhammadu Buhari to deliver on his mandate considering peoples oriented programmes introduced to improve the living condition of the common man.
Also speaking, an All Progressive Congress Chieftain in the state Alhaji Nasiru Umar who enumerated some achievements of the Buhari’s led administration advised youth to key into agriculture and other useful ventures to improve their economic status.
High point of the event was the symbolic presentation of the phones to the beneficiaries.