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FHAG Donates to Ndemban Islamic School

Mar 27, 2009, 7:00 AM

Foundation Humanitarian Aid Gambia FHAG, a registered charity in the country, on Wednesday 25th March, 2009 donated 26 bags of cement to Ansaru Islamic School in Ndemban Jola in the Foni Brefet.

The cement was presented at a ceremony held at the school grounds. The donated bags of cement are meant for the completion and concreting of three classroom block floors and veranda .The donation was made possible through the efforts of Mr. Sunkary Badjie, councilor for Somita Ward and chairman of Brikama Area Council, as a fulfillment of his obligation towards the development of his ward as an elected Councilor .This donation follows an earlier donation of 38 chairs to the said Islamic school.

In handing over the bags of cement valued at D6,500, Mr. Badjie, who is also a Board Member of the Foundation Humanitarian Aid Gambia ,urged the Village Development Committee of Ndemban and the school authorities to make good use of the donated materials.

In receiving the donated bags of cement, chairman of Ndemban VDC, Mr. Nfamara Colley, commended FHAG and Mr. Badjie for his efforts in making the donation happen.

Mr. Colley described the donation as timely and relevant.

The headmaster of the school, Mr. Sheriffo Jarju, expressed similar sentiments.