Story by Saeed Bin Usman, Nazim Atfal, Central West Region
Essakyir Circuit of the Central West Region of the Majlis Khuddam-ul Ahmadiyya, Ghana on January 28, 2017 held its 2017 Annual Atfal Rally at Essakyir Ahmadiyya Mosque, on the theme Truthfulness, the Hallmark of every Tifl.
The rally commenced with a route match through the principal streets of Essakyir with 74 Atfal and 10 Khuddam. The Circuit Missionary, Ustaz Issah Adam addressed members present after the route match, stating that, members should learn the Holy Qur’an and take their prayers serious because it is through prayers that members can do well in this life and the next, and concluded his speech with an opening prayer.
The Guest Speaker for the programme, Mr. Zac Mohammed Dawood, Naib Qaid Ilaqa II, encouraged members to speak the truth at all times, stressing, that was the hallmark of the Holy Prophet Mohammedsaw. He admonished participants of the rally to emulate this beautiful character of the Holy Prophet Mohammedsaw.
Speaking on the theme of the rally, Mr. Saeed Bin Usman, Central West Nazim Atfal advised the kids to hold on to nothing but the truth at all times. He told the children to drift away from falsehood because falsehood destroys both the inner and physical self on an individual.
There were academic competitions among the Atfal. The Atfal from the Hafiz Class emerged as overall best jama’at during the rally.
The Qaid Di’la (Circuit President), Mr. Jamil Nyame thanked all participants of the rally and encouraged the Atfal to prepare for the upcoming Regional Atfal Rally to be held at Mankessim Circuit on the 18th and 19th February, 2017.
The occasion was also graced by the Nazim Tabligh, Mr. Malik Essel and the Nazim Isha’at, Mr. Yusuf Dadzie. 12 Khuddam, 2 Ansar, 6 Lajna, and 11 Nasirat were present at the programme. It was well attended by 96 Atfal across the circuit.