Emulate Prophet Muhammed, NACOMYO Charges Youth, As DAB Publisher, Others Bag Awards
Muslim youths in the country have been implored to emulate Prophet Muhammed in their deeds in order to reap rewards of physical and spiritual enrichment.
This recommendation was given by the Coordinator of National Council of Muslim Youth Organisations (NACOMYO) Alimoso zone of Lagos State, Brother Ibrahim Dawud, at events marking the 1443 AH Hijrah celebration of the zone in Lagos.
‘We should learn from the migration of Prophet Muhammed, Peace be upon him. The migration, though hard leads them to spiritual enlightenment and physical alertness with success in this world and the hereinafter, Dawud added.
Reflecting on the economic situation of the country, Dawud encouraged the youths to embrace empowerment and self employment.
He also implored them to embrace unity and act in accordance with the wishes of Allah.
Delivering the Hijrah lecture, the Chief Missioner of FATGAN Islamic Society of Nigeria, Fadeelat Sheik Al-Imam Abd. Mojeed Owoade, attributed the hardship currently being faced in the country to the fact that people have disobeyed the will of Allah.
He therefore recommended institution of Zakat, kindness to less fortunate ones and humility on the part of the poor as antidotes to poverty and unrest in the country.
He also challenged Muslims to embrace agriculture to address problem of hunger in the country.
The occasion also witnessed conferment of merit awards. Among the awardees are the Publisher of Demola Adefajo’s Blog (DAB), Mr Ademola Adefajo, Alhaji Imam Abd Mojeed Owoade, Alhaja Dhikhratullahi Matesun and Alhaja Nike Afusat.
The event was also used to launch some empowerment materials produced by the organisation. These include paints, liquid wash, air freshener and insecticide.