By Salbinous Saribun
FRIDAY, 15 JANUARY – The National Muslim Youth Association (PEMBINA) of Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) provides free food for UMS students at UMS Mosque.
PEMBINA UMS Chairman, Muhammad Izzat Naif Mad Isa said, the contribution was to help the needy.
“Students at this university comes from various background and some are short of money especially at the end of the semester. Thus, PEMBINA UMS come forward to help them through this programme,” he said when met by university media.
He said that the effort had started since October last year, at several locations within the university.
“We have been distributing free food at the residential colleges but this time we chose the mosque as the centre for food distribution.
“On behalf of PEMBINA UMS, we would like to express our utmost gratitude to those who donated fund and sponsorship for the success of this effort,” he said, describing their initiative as in line with the effort of the university’s management in ensuring the welfare of students. – (fl)