08.09.2010 - Ghana: Muslim caucus in parliament launches Zakat and Sadaqa fund
From Ghanaweb.com: The Muslim Caucus in Parliament on Monday launched the Zakat and Sadaqa Trust Fund to fight poverty, disease and deprivation among Muslim and non-Muslims in the country. The Fund would offer scholarships to students in financial crisis in order to eradicate ignorance and, thereby, eradicate poverty. Zakat is the fifth pillar of Islam and an obligatory annual charity of all income that accrue to Muslims..............................................Full Article: Source
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