The Islamic Development Bank in collaboration with Munawaaara Organisation, has commenced the construction of 600 housing units at Ribah, the headquarters of Danko/Wasagu Local Government Area of Kebbi State.
The construction of the housing estate was aimed at addressing the problem of accommodation to the working class and general public in the area.
Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu who was at the site lauded the initiative and pledge to accord all necessary support to achieve the target.
Briefing the governor, the project coordinator, Alhaji Danyaro Saleh, said the housing comprises of one, two and three bedrooms, to be sold at subside rate to the workers
He further said a Jumuat mosque, standard hospital, access road, water and electricity as well as recreational facilities would be provided at the estate.