2005 News Story

IIRO extends relief assistance to Niger

The International Islamic Relief Organization (IIRO), an affiliate of the Makkah-based Muslim World League (MWL), has extended urgent relief assistance to the victims of famine in Niger. IIRO Secretary-General Dr. Adnan Basha said that thousands of families in Niger had already benefited from the relief and that IIRO would continue offering assistance there. IIRO has also urged Saudi philanthropists to donate to the victims of the famine.