By Abdullahi Alhassan Kaduna.
In an efforts to put smiles on the faces of Orphans in Kaduna, Abakwa Orphanage Foundation, has distribute Sallah Clothes and Foodstuffs to over 650 orphans in Abakwa Community.
Speaking during the occasion, Chairman of the foundation Mallam Abubakar Imam ,said” this is an annual event, for years, in which they distribute Sallah Clothes Foodstuffs to the Orphans, widows in this community.
“We have been doing it as an annual event, where we seek support from individuals In the Society ,the items we have from them includes Money, Clothes and other relevant materials for the Orphans ,am calling on Non governmental organizations as well as wealthy individuals to come to our aid through giving what Allah has blessed them with.
In his speech at the event the Chief Imam of Abakwa Central Masque Mallam Umar Abubakar, emphasized the need of assisting Orphans, where he qoutes verses from Holy Qur’an and Hadith of Holy Prophet Muhammad, Peace be upon him, that the Prophet said am with who assist an orphan in Paradise.
The Chief lmam enumerate the important of assisting orphans which he said, “if you want to progress in any live endeavors please assist an orphan you will see what will happen. So therefore our wealthy individuals should spend their wealth in the course through assisting Orphans.
Earlier in his welcome address, Chairman of the occasion, Alhaji Abdullahi Sambo Maigoro, charged wealthy individuals in our mix that assisting Orphans will reduce the hardship in our community.
Alhaji Maigoro who was a former Director in Customary Court of Appeal in Kaduna state Said ” we should be able to assist orphans in our Communities this will curb insecurity, because some of those who involved in criminal and criminalities where been neglected in the society.
Some of the Beneficiaries, expressed happiness,for the guesture.