By Ahmad Nurudeen Owadosu
To encourage the learning of Qur’an in all Muslim schools and invite non-Ahmadis to see the beauty of Ahmadiyya, Majlis Khuddam-ul-Ahmadiyya, Osogbo District has organised an annual Ramadan competition for pupils/students in primary and secondary schools in May, 2018.
Meanwhile, out of 20 schools invited only few participated in the Qur’an and Quiz competitions. After the competitive event, Viceroy Schools emerged the first in Qur’an while Mahmud Group of Schools, Ilobu took the first in Quiz competition.
Tangible prizes were given to schools who showed outstanding performance throughout the event.
The dignitaries who attended the event include: Osogbo Circuit President, Chairman of the programme; Maulvi Mubaraq Bello and Muallim AbdulHakeem Obaditan, Ife Circuit Missionary, who coordinated the Qur’an competition together with Hafiz Mubarak from Ila Orangun Jama’at.
Some Hausa men, who are Hufaz and Islamic scholars, in their speech while applauding the organiser, advised the Majlis to ensure that open place is used for subsequent competitions of this magnitude.
265 participants attended the programme comprising the pupils, teachers and Jama’at members.