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Charity Foundation For Widows of Nigerian Soldiers Give Alms To Families In Kaduna

The president and founder Lieutenant Colonel Kabiru Yusuf help for heroes foundation, Alhaji Mashood Kayode Yusuf has emphasised the need for the well to do in the society to extend helping hands and assist the less privileged in the society so that they can become self-reliant.

The president, represented by the matron of the foundation Hajiya Shola Raji stated this while presenting relief items on Saturday, October 28th, 2017 in Kaduna to the widow of a soldier who died in service of the Nation.

The United Kingdom-based philanthropist said the gesture is aimed at complementing the effort of the Government and the Nigerian army in providing succour to the widows and family of the soldiers who died or got injured while serving their fatherland.

"The government and the Nigerian army is doing a lot to assist the widows and family of those who died or got injured while serving their fatherland but the government cannot be everywhere at all times it is left for us as individuals and non -governmental organisations to contribute our own quota to assist and carter for the family they left behind " He said.

He added that the foundation is committed to doing it's best to provide support to the widows of fallen heroes, those injured and retired.
He solicited for support and partnership of all those who are able and willing to assist the less privileged.

Responding the beneficiary in a person of Khadija Idris Haruna who lost her husband Lance corporal Muhammad Gaddafi Ado on the 17th of April, 2017 in Damboa Local Government Area of Borno State thanked the foundation for the gesture which she said will go a long way in providing relief to her family.

Source: Nigerian Tribune

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