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Christmas: Bauchi spends N16mn on 567 orphans and vulnerable children

By Amina Ahmed

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  Households By Amina Ahmed Bauchi Dec 14 2018 NNN The Bauchi State Orphans and Vulnerable Children Agency BASOVCA says it will distribute foods nutrition and shelter items worth N16 million to 567 Orphans and Vulnerable Children OVC in the state The agency said that the distribution of the items would be to OVC households across the 20 local government areas in the state Mr Abdullahi Ibrahim the Head of Community Mobilisation in the agency said this at the distribution center in Bauchi on Friday He said that the items were procured for the christian OVC to celebrate Christmas with all sense of belonging Three wards were selected from each of the 20 LGAs In each ward a church was selected and three households if the care givers will benefit as well he said The News Agency of Nigeria NNN recalls that seven local government areas benefited from the gifts in 2017 NNN reports that the items to be distributed include bags of rice ground oil and maggi wrappers among others NNN AE CHOM TA Edited by Chioma Ugboma Tajudeen Atitebi
Christmas: Bauchi spends N16mn on 567 orphans and vulnerable children

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6 Bauchi, Dec.14,2018 (NNN) The Bauchi State Orphans and Vulnerable Children Agency (BASOVCA) says it will distribute foods, nutrition and shelter items worth N16 million to 567 Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC) in the state.

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8 The agency said that the distribution of the items would be to OVC households across the 20 local government areas in the state.

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10 Mr Abdullahi Ibrahim, the Head of Community Mobilisation in the agency, said this at the distribution center in Bauchi on Friday.

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12 He said that the items were procured for the christian OVC to celebrate Christmas with all sense of belonging.

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14 “Three wards were selected from each of the 20 LGAs.  In each ward, a church was selected and three households if the care givers will benefit as well,” he said.

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16 The News Agency of Nigeria (NNN) recalls that seven local government areas benefited from the gifts in 2017.

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NNN reports that the items to be distributed include bags of rice, ground oil and maggi wrappers, among others.(NNN)
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