Yero do­nates N163m to re­li­gious groups

Daily Trust - - NEWS - From Mis­bahu Bashir, Kaduna

Kaduna State Gover­nor Mukhtar Ra­malan Yero yes­ter­day do­nated N163 mil­lion to 366 Mus­lim and Chris­tian or­ga­ni­za­tions, say­ing the do­na­tions were meant to sup­port the re­li­gious bod­ies in car­ry­ing out their ac­tiv­i­ties as well as as­sist with build­ing of places of wor­ship and learn­ing cen­ters.

“We are as­sist­ing re­li­gious groups be­cause of the im­por­tance of re­li­gion in en­sur­ing peace and har­mo­nious co­ex­is­tence among our people”, he said.

Some of the ben­e­fi­cia­ries in­clude Sala­matu Mosque Sar­dauna Cres­cent Kaduna, Jama’atu Iza­latil Bid’ah Wa Iqama­tis Sun­nah (JIBWIS) Kaduna, Do­gon Dawa Juma’at Mosque, Kwakwa Mosque Com­mit­tee and Madrasatul If­tahul Is­lam. Oth­ers are St. Mary’s Catholic Church Fadan Kaje, ECWA Church Gwari Road, Bishara Bap­tist Church Tsaunin Kura, Angli­can Dean­ery Wusasa Zaria and Salama Health Min­istry and Gospel Ku­jama.

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