Musa Usman a gateman with Jawa International limited,a pharmaceutical company own by an Indian Man, Mr. V. Verghese as the MD of the company, has rejected the offer of a house as parting gift from his Boss,instead opted for a borehole to be constructed for his community to be his passionate request.
Musa an indigene of Giljimmi, a Fulani settlement in Birniwa Local Government Area of Jigawa State, lives with his family in a thatched house prefer to save life of his people who cannot afford potable water and sacrifice the luxury a good house after his 25 years of service.
However Usman, whose community is suffering from acute water shortage, rejected the offer of a house and in its place requested for the construction of a borehole for his people.
The people in Usman’s community, who hitherto had to trek long distance to fetch drinking water, are now relieved from the anguish of not only the long trek but also of drinking unclean water.
In his response, Usman thanked Mr. Verghese for the kind gesture, saying he had no regret rejecting the house offer.