By; MOHAMMED MUNIRAT NASIR, Gusau
The Jama’atu Izalatil Bid’ah Wa’Ikamtis Sunnah (JIBWIS) with its National Headquarters in Jos, Plateau State has organised Special Walima for 10 youth who memorised the complete Holy Qur’an in Tambuwal Local Government Area.
Speaking at the occasion, the Chairman National Ulama Council of JIBWIS, Sheik Muhammad Sani Yahaya Jingir described the development as commendable and worthy of emulation.
Sheik Jingir represented by his Deputy (Number 2), Sheik Sa’eed Hassan Jingir described the occasion as a welcome development and a great achievement to the development of Islamic religion and the Islamic World.
“Recitation and memorisation of the holy Qur’an is one of the good deeds that increase our closeness to the Almighty Allah SWA”, Sheikh Jingir said.
He urged parents and guardians to always enrol their children in Tahfiz and Islamic Schools at young age so that they grow up with the complete Islamic knowledge.
The Islamic Scholar also charged youths to embrace both Islamic and Western Education in order to contribute to the development of the religioun and society in general.
He warned the youths as the leaders of tomorrow to avoid anything that could divert their attention from doing what will be good to their future.
“I commend the efforts of these our able memorisers and their teachers, l am highly impressed with what l witness today, this is a great achievement to the JIBWIS and entire Muslim Family all over the World”, he said
He commended the leadership of JIBWIS in Tambuwal local government branch under Sheik Muhammad Bello Dangaladima and Tambuwal JIBWIS Youths Preaching Committee for their foresight of establishing the school.
Earlier, Chairman of Ulama Council, Sokoto State, Sheik Abubakar Usman Mabara appreciated the National Leadership of JIBWIS for attending the occasion and urged the memorisers to further seek both Islam and Western education as they have bright future ahead.
He called for support from government at all levels and well meaning individuals to support Islamic education at grassroots.
The memorisers graduated from the Madarisatul Tahfizul Qur’an Waddirasatil Islamiyah under JIBWIS in Tambuwal local government area of Sokoto State