Education and Empowerment Gulps 70% of Zakat and sadaqah Disbursement in Abuja .
The zakat and sadaqah foundation held its 2nd annual zakat disbursement recently at GMR lifestyle hotel, Abuja where the e lratio for distribution and selection criteria was stated.
The C.E.O of zakat and sadaqah foundation ALH. Sulaiman olagunju explained that education and empowerment took the lion share in the distribution with 850,000naira and 650,000naira shared respectively.
He further stated that the sum of N200million was collated from 10 states which was contributed by 600people, adding that half of the sum was paid by two people.
The guest lecturer AbdulRauf Babalola stated that zakat is one of the 5 pillars of Islam, hence, Muslims should endeavor to pay up their zakat as it helps in eradicating poverty .
In the same vein, some of the Beneficiaries expressed their gratitude to Allah and the organization.