Ahmed Lawan, Nigeria’s senate President has today sponsored the wedding of 100 less privileged spinsters in Gashua, Bade Local Government Area.
The beneficiaries were drawn from Bade and Jakusko Local Government areas, while 200 more are in line to benefit.
Lawan, who was represented by the Speaker, Yobe State House of Assembly, Alhaji Ahmed Mirwa, said the move was made to help parents with financial burdens
He added that the move would also help to limit the rate at which rape, child abuse, and child abandonment, among others happen.
Lawan promised that that 200 other spinsters would benefit from similar exercise in the remaining four local government areas of his constituency, Yobe North Senatorial District.
The other four local government areas are Yunusari, Yusufari, Geidam and Bursari.
Source: Naija News