TO cushion the effect of COVID-19 in Gombe State, the committee on relief and palliative has launched the second phase of the distribution of relief items to registered associations and vulnerable groups.
The committee, chaired by the Emir of Gombe, Dr Abubakar Shehu Abubakar lll had earlier distributed relief materials where nearly 3000 households benefitted.
The 2nd phase of the distribution exercise was carried out by the Secretary of the committee, Mela Nunghe, the commissioner for Special Duties. He listed 19 groups and associations to benefit from the exercise.
Presenting the relief items, Nunge said all the listed associations are government registered with elected leadership who met the criteria.