Buhari’s Minister, Sadiya Farouq Accused of Hiding COVID-19 Palliatives Breaks Silence
Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Catastrophe Administration and Social Growth Sadiya Umar Farouq
As Nigerians proceed to seek out and loot warehouses the place palliatives had been reportedly hidden, the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Catastrophe Administration and Social Growth Sadiya Umar Farouq has lastly reacted to reviews that she was amongst those that hid the palliatives that was imagined to be distributed to the poor.
Reacting to the allegation whereas fielding questions from journalists in Gusau on Monday, Farouq requested God to forgive her accusers.
“I’m conscious many individuals have made varied spurious allegations and accusations in opposition to my particular person and my ministry over the way in which we distributed Federal Authorities palliatives to cushion the impact of COVID-19.
“I’ve at all times mentioned I’m finishing up my duties and duties to one of the best of my potential and with equity to all components of the nation.
“Now that they’ve realized their errors, l will solely pray to God to forgive us all,” she maintained.
NAN reviews that the minister had earlier paid homage to the Emir of Gusau, Alhaji Ibrahim Bello, the place the monarch appealed to the federal authorities to take a second take a look at the safety state of affairs within the state.
“The federal authorities ought to assist the state in opening extra entry roads to show the hideouts of prison parts and provides safety operatives simpler entry to counter all terrorists.
“We also needs to be thought of for extra federal appointments as a result of presently, we solely have one everlasting federal secretary.
“I need to guarantee you that we are going to proceed to assist all federal authorities programmes geared in the direction of enhancing the wellbeing of the folks,” the emir mentioned.