By Abdul Hafees Babatunde
Majlis Khuddam-ul-Ahmadiyya, Lagos Island District has taken its children to Lekki Conservation Centre (LCC), Chevron, Lekki, Lagos to commemorate the Atfal Day held on 6th May, 2018.
Meanwhile, it is with great enthusiasm as parents of Majlis Atfal and their female counterparts (Nasrat) released their wards to mingle with other children in commemorating the Day.
According to the Dil’a Qaid, the event was a milestone to make the children experience natural conservation of animals and feel their course of nature. Different animals were seen and their cohabitation was a great experience.
While funs were at its peak, education and enlightenment on the conservation were given to the children by LCC Officials and knowledge (Islamic Perspective) about animals as beauty of nature was handled by two Dil’a Qaideen, Bro. Abdul Hafees Babatunde and Bro. Ishaq Olagunju respectively.
The memorable event, attended by 76 Atfal and 11 Khuddam, also featured games such as land ludo, land draught, land chess, table tennis, basketball, football and volleyball.
Some animals the children were exposed to include: tortoises, monkeys, baboons, snakes, crocodile, different fish with different ponds, peacocks, squirrels and ancient snails, etc.