Dr. Hussein Jiwa, President, Council of European Jamaats visit to Bilal Secretariat
Dr. Hussein Jiwa visited the Bilal Secretariat on Tuesday 21st May 2014 to familiarize with the different activities conducted by Bilal Muslim Mission of Kenya and meet with the Executive committee of the Mission.
Alhaj Abbas H M Nasser, Chairman welcomed Dr Hussein Jiwa for taking time out from his busy schedule to visit the office. He then introduced Dr Hussein Jiwa to Alhaj Shamsheer Mawji, Vice Chairman, Alhaj Hussein Khaki , Hon Treasurer and Alhaj Fazle Abbas M Bhanji, Hon Secretary.
Alhaj Abbas H M Nasser briefed Dr Jiwa about the inception of the Mission in early 70’s. He talked on issues of empowering local communities with education and challenges faced due to increasing cost of education in Kenya.
The team had an orientation meeting with Br. B Ahmedali and Sis M Allidina from Bilal Secretariat.
Dr Jiwa was briefed on various activities undertaken by the Mission by Br. Fazle Abbas assisted by Br. Hussein, Br. Shamsher, Br Ahmedali and Sis Muzamil.
• Tabligh activities
• Religious Events
• Empowerment through Education
• Feed A Child Scheme
• Empowerment through Economic Upliftment
• Continuous Professional Development
• Centre Facilities
• Health Programmes
• Media - Radio & Video Programmes
• Empowerment of Communities in the Rural Villages
• Relief Projects
Dr Jiwa was showed around the different departments at the Secretariat office - Quality Assurance Standards Department, Printing section, EUP section, library, Multi media & Green Room, the multipurpose hall and the bookshop. He was also shown the record keeping and tracking processes.
“Alhamdulillah, you are doing an excellent service to the local community. I am very impressed with the work” Dr Hussein Jiwa – President, Council of European Jamaat.