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Councillor Disappears With 30 Bags Of Rice and Beans In Niger State
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Councillor Disappears With 30 Bags Of Rice and Beans In Niger State

A Councillor in Katcha Local government Area of Niger state has been declared wanted for stealing and disappearing with 30 bags of grains meant to be distributed as palliative to members of his constituency. The Councillor was said to be part of the Committee set up for the distribution of the grains to his community. The state COVID-19 Taskforce Chairman also explained that the 30 bags comprised of 10 bags of rice, 10 bags of maize, and 10 bags of millet was allocated each to all the 274 wards across the 25 Local Government councils by the state government. According to the Matane, “Committees have been set up in each of the 274 wards which comprises of Councillor, Party Chairman, Ward head, and a religious leader to monitor the distribution of the grains”. Matane, who e...