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Buharis wife donates drugs to blasts victims

09 March 2015, 11:15

Borno -Aishatu Buhari, wife of the All Progressive Congress (APC) Presidential Candidate, Alhaji Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday donated assorted drugs for the care of victims of Saturday’s Maiduguri multiple blasts.

The blasts had claimed 58 lives and injured 138 people.

Nana Shettima, wife of Borno State governor, Kashim Shettima, presented the drugs at a Specialists Hospital, Maiduguri on behalf of Buhari’s wife.

Also read: Three bombings blamed on Boko Haram kill 58 in Maiduguri

The governor’s wife said the donation was to mitigate the devastating impact of the blasts on the injured people.

"Hajiya Buhari is touched by the impact of the blasts on the people and she has asked me to bring the drugs as part of her assistance in the treatment of injured,’’ she said.

naDr Hamza Mamza, Head of Clinical Services of the hospital expressed delight on the gesture of the donor and promised to use the drugs for the purpose intended.



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