By KATO P. LADAN, Kaduna
Speaker of the Kaduna State House of Assembly, Rt. Honourable Yusuf Ibrahim Zailani Garkuwan Musabakar Qurani has donated N300,000 to Afaka Ward Standing Committee on Qur’anic Recitation Competition.
He made the donation on Sunday during the Walima 2021 and presentation of awards to winners at sponsored by the Afaka wyard Councillor, Hon Auwal Sani Muhammed Koraye,
Guests that honoured the occasion included Kaduna State DG Interfaith, Sheikh Jamilu Albani, Kaduna State APC Vice Chairman, Honourable Shuaibu Idris Zangon Aya, member representing Igabi Federal Constituency, Hon Zayyad Ibrahim ably represented by Dr Muhammad Shuaibu, Kaduna State APC Publicity Secretary, Honourable Salisu Tanko Wusono and Executive Chairman Igabi Local Government Area, Hon Jabir Khamis Rigasa.
The Afaka Qur’anic Recitation Competition 2021 consists of both Izalatul Bidia Wa’ikamatul Sunnah and Dharika Tijjaniya.
Sheikh Albani appreciated the gesture of sponsoring the competition, saying that now he knows the reason why Igabi always comes first in Qur’anic competitions.
He urged Afakalites to support the councilor in his political ambition due to his determination in bringing Afaka to higher standards.
The Speaker was ably represented by his Political Adviser, Hon Samaila Shuaibu Sabon Birni.