A member of the House of Representatives, representing Argungu/Augie Federal Constituency of Kebbi State at the National Assembly; Sani Yakubu Noma, said he has concluded arrangements to marry off 100 female orphans in the state.
Speaking to journalists at his hometown in the Argungu area of Kebbi State, the lawmaker said the marriage plan was part of his contributions to the welfare of orphans in his constituency.
He said the marriage ceremony will take place at the Palace of the Emir of Argungu, Alhaji Sama’ila Muhammad Mera on Saturday, Nov. 25.
He said: “A committee has been set up for the successful implementation of the event. Those selected to be married out were drawn from the two local government areas that I’m representing at the National Assembly.
“Already, I have procured beds, mattresses, essential furniture and other matrimonial commodities for the beneficiaries.”