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Bauchi earmarks N62.5m for Ramadan

| July 25, 2012 More

By Suzan Edeh

Bauchi—Bauchi State Government has earmarked N62.5 million for feeding during the Ramadan period.

The government’s Ramadan feeding for breaking fast in Bauchi metropolis is expected to feed no fewer than 10,000 daily.

Deputy Chairman of 2012 Bauchi State Ramadan Fast Break Feeding Committee, Alhaji Salisu Barau, who briefed newsmen, yesterday, said the 20 local government areas in the state were expected to make their feeding arrangement.

Barau, who said the earmarked amount would be released in three installments, explained that already one third of the amount had been made available to the 120 designated mosques in the metropolis, where feeding had also commenced.

Category: Bauchi State News

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