By Our Correspondent
HOTPEN – The Jigawa Social Protection Platform (JISOP) has been lauded by His royal highness the emir of Kazaure Alhaji Najib Hussaini Adamu for its sustainable efforts of supporting people with Disabilities in the state.
The Emir made the commendation when he received an advocacy delegation team from the Platform in his palace.
Adding that only God can reward the effort of supporting less privileged people like People with Disabilities.
Adding that “people with Disabilities need support from both governments at various levels, rich people and non-governmental partners, for them to get a little to survive.”
“We appreciate your effort of making a mobilization to support people with Disabilities in Jigawa, and we will do all that we can to encourage the movement for better condition of our PWDs,” he said.
Alhaji Najib also respond to shortages of manpower in the state and promised to present the challenges before newly elected leaders in the state.
He further requested JISOP to broadly elaborate their activities and operations for the emirate to map out how to intervene in their activities.
Comrade Abdullahi Sarki Sulaiman, team leader of the JISOP delegation while making his remarks appealed to the emirate to support the people with Disabilities trust fund as well as to increase the numbers of PWDs in Zakat distribution.