The First Lady Dominique Ouattara offered on Thursday, July 3rd, 2014, bags of rice, cartons of milk and sugar to the 7 families of the martyred women of Abobo. The donations ceremony took place at the Office of the First Lady in Cocody. There are 14 bags of 50 kg of rice; 14 cartons of 25 kg of sugar; 14 bags of 25 kg of sugar and 14 cartons of ‘Bonnet Rouge’ milk that were given on behalf of Mrs. Dominique Ouattara to the representatives of these families. An act of kindness by the First Lady during the month of penance and sharing that has touched the heart of the parents of the martyred women of Abobo. On their behalf, Bamba Mamadou, president of the Association of Parents of the martyred women of Abobo thanked Mrs. Dominique Ouattara for these gifts. "I want to thank the First Lady. This is not the first time she makes this gesture. She does not surprise us. It is precisely the opposite that would have astonished us. We thank her from the bottom of heart", he thanked.
It should be noted that this has become a tradition for the First Lady Dominique Ouattara to show solidarity with the Muslim community during the month of Ramadan. This year again, Dominique Ouattara does not intend to depart from this rule.