According to a statement from Mr. Ahmed Idris, the Chief Press Secretary to the state governor, this commendation was conveyed by Alhaji Murtala Usman, the Chairman of NLC, Kebbi State Council.
In a letter of appreciation dated October 19 and addressed to the governor, Alhaji Murtala Usman acknowledged the governor's efforts in ensuring the judicious allocation of palliatives, which has had a positive impact on the affordability of essential food items throughout Kebbi State.
Part of the letter reads, “On behalf of the entire leaders and members of NLC, Kebbi Council, I wish to write and register our sincere appreciation and gratitude to Your Excellency, for the successful flag-off and distribution of palliatives to both civil servants and general citizens of Kebbi State.
“No doubt, the palliatives distribution has brought down the prices of foodstuff in the markets, cushioned the effects of subsidy removal and uplifted the economic status of households in Kebbi.
“We thank you once more for the successful distribution mechanism of the palliatives by your administration. We wish you Allah’s protection and guidance.”