October 16, 2021

Northeast, North Central destitutes to get relief from Newly Established NGO

A newly established faith based Nongovernmental Organization known as “Niche Relief Legacy Foundation” has mapped out longtime plan to provides relief for the poor in States in the Northeast and North Central.

This was made known by the Executive Director of the NGO, Mr. Yohanna Duwara at the official launch of the organization at COCIN LCC Sabon Gari Mado, Tudun Wada- Jos in Plateau state capital.

He said the NGO which to many, may seem small is a child of necessity and trusting God that in the next ten years, they will positively affect thousands of lives across the states of North Central and North East of the country.

“Our desire is that, in a quarter of a century, we will grow into a regional humanitarian nonprofit organization, dedicated to providing assistance for livelihoods, thus saving lives and relieving sufferings through our programmes” said the Executive Director.

The organization which has mapped out a strategic Medium Term of 3-6 years is to among other things, identify key areas, cluster of the helpless in Plateau and Borno States, identify more partners both national and international and Long Term plan of 6-10 years to identify key areas of the helpless in North Central and North East and to partner organizations with similar aims and objectives.

Mr. Duwara told those gathered that they would be instrumental in helping them identify the helpless or poorest people in their  domain that will be considered for assistance base on their selection process.

Guest speaker at the event, Prof. Mrs. Rahila Gowon while applauding the initiators of the NGO, said it is timely and encouraged them to have a strategic work plan that will make them do things differently as faith based .

Unveiling the organization’s logo during the official launch, the General Secretary, Church of Christ in Nations, COCIN, Rev. Dr. Amos Mohzo charge them to exhibit Christ like life of caring for the needy and less privileged in the society.

Niche Relief Legacy Foundation is concerned about the growing needs of basic necessity of life such as food, shelter, clothing and health which they desire to provide with support from partners. For now the pilot states are Borno and Plateau.