By Our Reporter
KAMPALA: Salaam Charity Foundation in collaboration with Stanbic Bank have Monday joined hands and donated “Iftar” to Police Muslim fraternity as part of their Corporate Social Responsibility.
The items donated include, Sugar, rice, cooking oil, baking flour and Maize flour. These will enable Muslims in the force easily breaking their fast during this holy month of Ramadhan.
Stanbic Bank regional manager, Haji Ali Lwanga who handed over the items to Police felt privileged with the giveback to police which provides security especially during night prayers (Taraweeh).
“We appreciate the role played by the Police in providing security especially during night prayers (Taraweh). It’s a month of fasting and we are privileged to give and share with the Muslim fraternity in Uganda Police to assist in breaking their fast,” Ali said.
He was flanked by Hajji Haruna Mubiru, the General Manager Salaam Charity Foundation.
The ramadhan items were received by Assistant Commissioner of Police, Hajji Jamaal Basalirwa, Ag. chairman UPF Muslim Community on behalf of IGP, JM Okoth Ochola.
“We appreciate Salaam Charity and Stanbic Bank for these donations to our officers. We shall distribute them within the Muslim community of Naguru and Nsambya mosques to help them break their fast” Basalirwa remarked.
The eventful ceremony took place at police headquarters in Naguru.
The timely development surfaces on the day the Muslim fraternity climax the first ten days of the holy month of Ramadhan.
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