By Festus Fifen
In a bid to ensure that the 2014 Hajj Exercise goes smoothly for the FCT Contingents, the Federal Capital Territory Administration has inaugurated the FCT Amirul Hajj committee which will see to the preparation and execution of the exercise .
Speaking during the inauguration in Abuja, the FCT minister of State, Olajumoke Akinjide said that inauguration of the committee at this time is to redeem the pledges made to residents of the FCT particularly the Muslim Community that this administration will continue to put machineries in motion towards the provision of first class services to FCT contingents in the annal religious exercise to the Holy Land, and ensure the success of the exercise at all times.
Akinjide added that, this administration in the FCT is striving to reposition the activities of the Moslem Pilgrims Welfare board so that all contingents of the FCT Hajj Exercise receives the best services.
While charging the members of the committee to live up to expectation, the minister reminded them that every year comes with its challenges noting that the committee should consider their assignment as a trust and opportunity to serve both God and man.
Responding up behalf of the committee, chairman Alhaji Idris Musa the Sarkin Jiwa, thanked the Honourable minister for the opportunity given to them to serve and promise to do his Best to make sure that the assignment did not fail.
He therefor used the medium to appeal to members of the committee to exhibit a high sense of responsibility in the discharge of their duty and also urged members of the public to corporate with the committee to ensure a hitch free exercise.
Members of the committee includes:
Alhaji Idris Musa Sarkin Jiwa. Chairman
Alhaji Umar Sanda Kuso. Secretary
Alhaji Isah Garba Yewuti. Member
Mrs. Olajumoke Olarewaju Goodluck. Member