Monday 12th September, 2016
Sept. 12, GNA – The Eastern Regional Coordinating Council (RCC) has donated food
items to support the Muslim community in Koforidua in the celebration of Eid-Ul
The items include
100 bags of rice, cartons of cooking oil, four sheep and undisclosed amount of
The donation was for
four Muslim religions groupings in the Koforidua Municipality, the Central
Mosque, Tijyanis, Almadyia Mission and the Aladunas.
items, Mr Joseph Tetteh Angmor, the Deputy Regional Minister said, the donation
was to aid the Muslim community in the celebration of the Eidul Aldha.
He asked the Muslim
community to continue praying for the country’s peace and stability.
The Regional Chief
Imam, Alhaji Yussif Amdani Sulemana, who received the items on behalf of the
Central Mosque, thanked government for the continues support during every
He gave the
assurance that the Muslim community would continue to pray for the country to
ensure peace and stability before, during and after the December 7 elections.
Mr Tawiah Boateng,
Regional Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) said the prayers of
Eid- Ul Aldha celebration would go a long way to sustain the peace in the
He advised the youth
to resist anyone who would lure them to perpetrate violence in this year’s
election to destabilise the peace of the country.