RCCG extends assistance to over 50 widows of policemen in Sokoto

 The Redeemed Christian of God (RCCG), Province, Region 18, on Saturday extended food assistance to more than 50 widows of Policemen who lost their in service.

The widows, who are resident in State even after the death of their spouses, were each supported with 4kg of rice and cooking ingredients by the RCCG.

Presenting the items at the Metro Area Command, the RCCG Pastor, Mr. Oluwabunmi Isiaka, said that the aim was to appreciate the sacrifices the slain officers made in safeguarding citizens.

“We are here today to with you the sorrows of your lost husbands and appreciate the sacrifice they made with their for us to live.

“We do not have to ; or to pay for such sacrifice, but we only want to show love with the very little we have to all of you today,” Isiaka said.

Isiaka, who prayed for the widows and their children, assured them that with God, more support be coming from the to them.

In his remarks the Commissioner of Police, Sokoto State, Mr Ibrahim Kaoje, appreciated the gesture and commitment of the .

Kaoje, represented by the Command’s Deputy Commissioner of Police on Administration and Finance, Mr. Godwin Aghaulor, urged the widows to continue to pray for the souls of their departed husbands.

He also reassured them that the Police was committed to ensuring that all of officers who lost their in service, were fully paid to their families as soon as possible. (NAN)

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