Distribution of meat in West African nations begins

January 12, 2012

Under the supervision of the Jeddah-based Islamic Development Bank (IDB), the distribution of Hajj sacrificial meats to beneficiaries in West Africa began yesterday. A shipload of 10,000 kg of frozen meat arrived in Banjul, Gambia. On Sunday, the ship will continue to Dakar, where it will unload another 10,000 kg shipment for the Senegalese people.