It was all joy and celebration at Hijra Mosque in River Oli Division as Arua Resident City Commissioner officially handed over a brand new vehicle worth 250 million shillings to the Supreme Kadhi of Arua Muslim District in order to ease his movements.
The Mitsubishi Pajero Sport is one of eleven vehicles donated by President Yoweri Museveni to Office of the Supreme Mufti Uganda recently. During the official handover at Hijira Mosque in Arua City, Arua Resident City Commissioner, Martin Oroch urge religious leaders to practice peaceful means in their administration to create unity.Quoting from the holy books (Bible and Qur’an), the RCC says,
“when we disagree as Christians or Muslims, we initially we should sit down in your mosque or church to resolve”.“Let us co-exist, we should not press one another. If we know our limit and areas of jurisdiction, we shall not rub shoulders” the RCC adds as he advices the leaders.
Arua Central Division MP elect, Atima Lee Jackson calls for cooperation among the leaders for development of the region. He notes that Arua Central Division is a host to offices of religious and political that promotes unity
“Let’s embrace love and unity in diversity, let’s be one, we should not segregate because of religion, sect and party” he says.
However, the LC 3 Chairperson of River Oli Division, Muzaid Kemis, who doubles as Arua Central Division Mayor elect commends Supreme Kadhi, Sheikh Abdullahi Juma Vuni for his administration. Meanwhile, the Deputy Supreme Kadhi, Hafidh Bruhan welcomes the donation and attributes it cooperation between leaders and the administration.