Hon. Alhaji Yusif Sulemana, the Member of Parliament for the Bole-Bamboi Constituency has presented 200 bags of sugar to the Muslim communities in his constituency to boost their strength in their on-going annual Ramadan fasting.
The sugar would be shared among the needy in the constituency to help them towards their on-going Ramadan.
At a brief ceremony at his residence on April 21, 2021, to hand over the sugar, the MP indicated that donation of the sugar to the Muslim communities annually has become part of his duties as he does that too to the Christian Community during Christmas.
He said the sugar would be distributed equally to identifiable needy persons and all relevant stakeholders in the constituency irrespective of one’s political affiliation, tribe or background.
The donation is expected to be distributed to all the Muslim communities within the constituency to support them in their on-going annual Ramadan fasting.
The deputy ranking member of Trades and Industry Committee of Parliament and a member of the Public Accounts Committee of Parliament also used the opportunity to wish all Muslims in the constituency a successful Ramadan fasting.
He added that Parliament is on recess and he would continue with his thank you tour which he started on February .
According to him he has already visited Dakurpe, Sonyo, Kabilma, Mankuma, Manful and Gbenfu communities to express his appreciation for their support for him and the NDC party during the 2020 general elections and hope to extend such appreciation to Bamboi community and its environs in the coming days.
The 2021 holy month of Ramadan started on Tuesday April 13, 2021 after the new moon of Ramadan was sighted .
He asked the Muslims to pray for unity, love, peace since there could be no development without them.