The Abdulwahid Islamic Foundation is set to host the 2021 Ramadan lecture and Special prayers for the Nation
The Ramadan Lecture/special prayers for the nation, free medical services and distribution of food items is scheduled to hold on the 24th and 25th of April 2021.
The topic was chosen to guide and admonish parents as one the core trainers of future leaders or producers of criminals by neglection of their responsibilities. We want Parents to set out as role models and also come together as a community to uphold common interests by caring for the indigents in the neighbourhood.
According to a press statement jointly signed by the President and General Secretary of the Foundation, Engr, Ishaq Alabi and Mr. Razaq Aderibigbe respectively, the annual Ramadan programme will be preceded by a Free Medical service on Saturday, April 24, 2021 at Agboyi-Ketu LCDA Secretariat, Agboyi Road, Alapere-Ketu, Lagos by 10am. The medical programme and other activities are supported by Drugfield Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Mayor Dele Oshinowo, the Executive Chairman of Agboyi Ketu LCD and Succour Foundation.
The Annual Ramadan lecture will be held on Sunday April 25, 2021 under the chairmanship of Hon. Yacoob Ekundayo Bush-Alebiosu , A former House of Representative Member and the Otunba Fuwagbuyi of Ijebu Land.
The Guest Speaker As-Shaykh Abdur-Razaq Abdul Malik will be speaking on the topic: “Re-Positioning the Family for National Development: Raising Positive Kids Through Responsible Parenting”. Other Speakers include Mr. Waheed Ishola, Director, National Orientation Agency, Lagos State, and Mr. Ishaq Lanre-Lawal, Safety and Security Consultant & MD Livewire Ltd.
The Ramadan Lecture, Special Prayer for the Nation will take place on Sunday, April 25th, 2021 at Tamroyal Multi-purpose Hall, Ajibola Crescent, Alapere-Ketu, Lagos State by 10 am.
The Statement stated that this year’s event will be held in strict compliance with the COVID-19 guidelines and protocols, recalling that the exercise for year 2020 could not hold due to the outbreak of the novel Coronavirus pandemic and substituted with the distribution of relief materials.
The Statement enjoined all Muslim faithful to seize the opportunity of the 30-day Ramadan period to offer prayers to the Almighty God for complete restoration of the Nation and encouraged Muslims in the State to be considerate of the needy around them by sharing out of the abundance given to them the Almighty Allah, he added that the Ramadan lecture will feature discussions of germane topics by seasoned Islamic scholars that is deemed helpful in the areas of prayers and other spiritual issues throughout the period of the fast.
Dignitaries expected at the event to grace the occasion include Barrister Sharaphardeen Idowu , Managing Partner, Braintree Solicitors, Mayor Dele Oshinowo, the Executive Chairman Agboyi-Ketu LCDA, Hon. Saheed Babafemi, Honorable Member Kosofe Constituency 2, Lagos House of Assembly, Hon. Ganiyu Okanlawon, Honorable Member Kosofe Constituency 1, Lagos House of Assembly, Princess Samiat Abolanle Bada, the Executive Chairman, Ikosi-Isher LCDA, Alhaji Nurudeen Abimbola, Alhaji Tajudeen Taiwo, MD, Totalum Nigeria Ltd, Chief Mrs. Yetunde Babajide, CEO Yefdot Group & Iyalode of Ojudu, Sheikh AbdulRafi’I Babatunde Awwal and other Muslim clerics.