By Ogunrinde Abdul Roqeeb
Majlis Khuddam-ul-Ahmadiyya, Ilaro Dil’a has organised another monthly camping at Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at Mosque, Oja-Odan, Ilaro Circuit between 29th June and 1st July, 2018.
The monthly camp, that lasted for three days, was organized to train and coach young Ahmadi children to follow the moral teachings of Islam and shun the common immoralities in the society today that has become the habit of young and adult.
Dignitaries who attended the event are: Oja-Odan Jama’at Vice-President, Alh Adekunle Dara; Missionary Firdaus; Nazeem Tarbiyyah, Hafiz Munir Ahmad; Nazeem Taalim, Missionary Mojeed Adeleke; Nazeem Tajnid, Bro Azeez Akinlade; Ilaro Dil’a Qaid amiably represented by the Nazeem Isha’at, Bro Olowonmi Fadlullah.
In his welcome speech, the Jama’at President expressed his appreciation to the District for holding the program in the Jama’at, while explaining that Majlis Atfal Camping should be a form of lesson place for the kids in order to make their foundation solid.
The Vice President, who represented the President, also urged the Majlis not to relent in the continuous training of the children, being their mandate.
A lecture, titled ‘Benefit of Saying the Truth’ was delivered by Muallim Surajudeen. He explained in details the exceptional moral qualities of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (saw) and emphasized on his truthfulness and trustworthiness which was adjudged by the Meccans even before he was called to Prophethood. He therefore, urged the children and everyone present to emulate these exceptional qualities in order to redirect the moral of the society.
Another lecturer, Muallim Firdaus who spoke on the topic: ‘Memorization of the Holy Qur’an: Advantages and Effect’, explained at length the advantages of memorizing the Holy Qur’an and advised the children to improve their love for the Holy Qur’an and study it everyday.
Other programmes the children participated during the camping includes: Qur’an memorization and recitation, Qaseedah competitions, Salat practice, Prayers of the Holy Prophet and Speech contest, among others