Pirang Kafo in USA donates D67,000 to Pirang VDC

Written by Chaku Dibba

Pirang Kafo USA, a community development-oriented association formed by natives of Pirang living in the United States of America, Sunday donated D67,000 to the community to fix the inverter at the community water tank.

Nfansu M Touray, a member of the Kafo who handed the money to the community’s development committee also made a personal contribution of D75, 000 from fundraising he conducted at Masjid Kuba in Tyler, Texas.

The Pirang Kafo USA targets to promote the welfare of its members and by extension partake in community development initiatives both in the United States and back home in Pirang.

The Kafo’s representative Nfansu M Touray said the money was donated to fix the broken inverter at the community’s water tank.

“This is our responsibility as citizens of the community. Politics is a game but Pirang is ourselves. So we must come together and develop the community”

Village Development Committee chairman Baba Bojang thanked the Kafo for the support, assuring them that the money will be put in the right direction.

For his part, the alkalo, Morro Sama Bojang said the entire community appreciated the gesture.