NAOWA visits orphanage homes in Kaduna

May 18 12:12 2019

Nigerian Army Officers’ Wives Association (NAOWA), 1 Division chapter, has visited some orphanage and less privileged homes in Kaduna, with the Chairperson of the Mrs Salamatu Yahaya, appealing on various Governments, non – governmental Organizations and wealthy individuals to accord more priority to the less privileged in the society, so as to give them sense of belonging.

She said the visit to the orphonages was part of the Association’s philanthropic lines of activities for the second quarter of the year 2019

Mrs Yahaya said that the gesture was informed by NAOWA objective of reaching out and giving succour to the less privileged and the needy. “With adequate resources at our disposal, such gesture would be replicated to widows of our fallen heroes in the barracks”, she said.

The orphanage homes visited by the Chairperson include: Jam’iyyar Matan Arewa Orphanage, Magajin Gari Orphanage and Faith Works Orphanage Ministry in Kaduna metropolis.

The items donated include 15 bags of Rice, three bags of millet, three bags of Guinea Corn, three bags of Sugar and six cartons of Milk.

Others are; six package of detergent, three cartons of soap, six jerry cans of vegetable oil and bed sheets. The items were shared equally among the three orphanage homes.

In her responds, on behalf of the other orphanage Homes, the Co-ordinator of Jam’iyyar Matan Arewa Orphanage, Hajiya Maryam Tahir expressed gratitude to NAOWA for the care, concerns and noble gesture, adding that it would remain indelible in their hearts and the donated items will be judiciously used for the benefits of the orphans.

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