Peace effort: Ouahigouya radio listeners make various donations

Ouagadougou: the loyal listeners of all 7 radio stations in the city of Ouahigouya, in response to the appeal launched by the Transition authorities, handed over their contribution to the effort of the Transition on Monday in Ouahigouya. peace to the Governor of the Northern region in Issouf Ouédraogo, noted the AIB on site.

It was a sober ceremony which took place at the headquarters of the regional management of RTB2 North in the presence of the Governor of the region and his close collaborators, the established bodies, the media managers, the beneficiaries of the donation who are the widows and the orphans of combatants who fell in the theater of operations.

This is a donation consisting of bags of rice, corn flour, nutritious food for children, cooking oil, salt, soap and various other products with a monetary value of 2,169,250 FCFA that the Loyal listeners of Ouahigouya radio stations (Amitié, Wend-Panga, Voix du Paysan, Notre Dame du Sahel, Solidarité, Evangile Développement and RTB2 Nord) mobilized
for the occasion.

Radio managers and loyal listeners’ clubs have mobilized in a synergy of actions to participate through this initiative in the reconquest of the territory, indicated Oumarou Clément Ouédraogo. ‘We salute the bravery of the fighters, pay vibrant tribute to those who fell with weapons in their hands to liberate our country. Our support for widows and orphans is a gesture of encouragement and compassion towards them,’ maintained the spokesperson for the radio managers.

Receiving the donation which he handed over on site to those concerned, Governor Issouf Ouédraogo took advantage of this outpouring of solidarity expressed by media men and clubs of loyal radio listeners in Ouahigouya to encourage and congratulate them. ‘Since the start of the security and humanitarian crisis, radio stations have played their role by ensuring the population’s right to information, advising them to be resilient and disclosing government initiatives as part of the fight against terrorism. » expressed the first ma
nager of the Northern region.

The ceremony, which was sponsored by Binta Ouédraogo, was enhanced by the presence of Boukari Nitièma, representative of the Minister of State, Minister of Communication.

Source: Burkina Information Agency