By Sainabou Gassama
The Majority Leader of the National Assembly, Hon. Kebba K. Barrow has donated Goods and Services equivalent to a sum of One Hundred and Thirty-one Thousand, Seven Hundred and Fifty Dalasi (D131, 750.00) to Mosques and Wards in Kombo South last Saturday.
Among the beneficiaries, are three wards and three other Health facilities namely: Gunjur, Njabaa Kunda and Sukuta Health Center and a football club called Gunjur United Football Club.
Speaking to dozens of beneficiaries, which includes Imams and Ward Councilors in Kombo South, Sport Committee members of Gunjur United Football Club and the members of Gunjur Njabba Kunda and Sukuta Health Center, Hon Barrow said the donations are meant venerable in the Holy month of Ramadan.
The member for the Kombo South the objective is for youths in Gunjur to groom and engage themselves in football at both National and international levels.
An amount of five thousand dalasi (D5,000.00) worth of Cash Power went to each of the eleven (11) mosques in Kombo South, Thirty(30) tons of twenty-five kilograms of rice and fifteen (15) tons of fifty kilograms of sugar went to the three (3) Wards in Kombo South, Training Jerseys worth twenty-eight Thousand dalasi (28,000.00) also went to the Gunjur United Football Club and six Thousand dalasi(D6,000.00) to Gunjur Njbaa Kunda and Sukuta Health Center for the sick to break their fast.
Alhajie Babuacarr Bojang , the Imam of Jambur village on behalf of the Imams, express his profound gratitude to the honorable member for aiding them especially during the month of Ramadan. Imam Bojang said this gesture is not new to them because Hon Kebba K. Barrow has been assisting them for several years. Bojang said live has been very difficult and when one compared it to other years, this year have been a very difficult year due to Covid19. He praise Allah for coming to their aid through Hon Kebba K. Barrow.
Ebrahima Jammeh, Secretary to the Gunjur United Football Club, also extend his profound gratitude to the honorable member on behalf of the sport committee, for providing jerseys to the football team in Gunjur. He said they have made several attempts to seek donations from other donors but to no avail. Jammeh said when they send their letter of request for help ,Hon Barrow immediately accepted their request. He thanked Hon. Kebba K. Barrow for being a philanthropist to not only Gunjur United but to Kombo South at large.
UDP NAM Donates Goods and Services worth D131, 750.00
By Sainabou Gassama