The lawmaker representing Argungu/Augie Federal Constituency of Kebbi State, Sani Yakubu Noma, has announced the intention to finance the marriage of 100 female orphans.
The member of the House of Representatives said the initiative aims to improve the well-being of orphans within his constituency.
The wedding ceremony is scheduled on Saturday at the Palace of the Emir of Argungu, Alhaji Sama’ila Muhammad Mera.
“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 I represent at the National Assembly.
“Already, I have procured beds, mattresses, essential furniture and other matrimonial commodities for the beneficiaries,” Daily Trust quoted the lawmaker saying.