Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in a statement announced that the Nigerian government has donated $1 million to Afghanistan’s Humanitarian Fund, a special bank account that raises money for the country’s humanitarian crisis.
The press release released on Friday, March 4, 2022, reads the money will help address the situation of millions of Afghans in need in particular women and children.
OIC’s statement further added that the organization is committed to supporting the people of Afghanistan and that they will fully implement the resolution on Afghanistan issued at the last extraordinary meeting of OIC in Pakistan.
The extraordinary meeting hosted by Islamabad on December 21 last year concluded in making a special bank account- Afghanistan’s Humanitarian Trust Fund- to raise money for Afghanistan’s ongoing humanitarian situation.
The organization has called on all Islamic countries to continue their assistance through the bank account for the vulnerable people of Afghanistan.