The food items, worth millions of Naira, was last Thursday presented to the Minister of FCT Malam Muhammad Musa Bello.
Speaking at the ceremony marking the distribution of the food items in Abuja, Chairman of the Dangote Foundation Aliko Dangote who was represented by Dr. Azeez Oseni, Director of Health and Nutrition, said the Foundation was committed to alleviating poverty in Nigeria.
“I will like to specifically thank the Social Welfare Secretariat Team and FCT Emergency management Agency for the Day-to-Day logistic support and planning on food distribution to the beneficiaries,” he said.
Some of the beneficiaries include: Abuja Children Home, Peoples with Disabilities Traders Union, Para Soccer Team FCT, Poorest of the Poor, Old Peoples Home and Abuja Parasutes Association, among others.
It would be recalled that within a spate of five years, the total amount donated to various