Alhaji Farouk Aliu Mahama, Member of Parliament for Yendi Constituency, as the holy month of Ramadan kickstarts today made a donation of 1000 bags of sugar and assorted items to the Muslim community.
The donation is aimed at supporting the constituents to carry out the month-long Ramadan fasting, which is considered one of the pillars of the Islamic calendar.
In his presentation, he urged Muslims in the area to share the little they have during the Ramadan season.
He assured the constitutes that he would continue to assist them in order to maintain the good relationship.
Alhaji Farouk tasked Muslims to endeavour to seize this holy period to pray for President Akufo-Addo and the government to the nation out of these high tides of abnormal times. He further wished Muslims around the world a fruitful fasting period.
Alhaji Farouk also urged Muslims in Yendi to continue to pray for continued peace and tranquility in the municipality and in Dagbon.
This year’s Ramadan comes at a time our country is recovering after coming under the immense weight of the Coronavirus pandemic.
The items are expected to be shared with Imams, Mosques, women and youth groups, opinion leaders, chiefs, party faithful and the less privileged in and around Yendi.
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