Story by Saeed Bin Usman, Nazim Atfal, Central West Region
The Essakyir Circuit in the Central West Region of the Majlis Khuddam-ul-Ahmadiyya, Ghana on Saturday, December 17, 2016, held its second Circuit Atfal Sports Festival at Ekumfi T. I. Ahmadiyya Senior High School.
The occasion was graced by the Assistant Headmaster of the school, Mr. Issah Afful Eshun, the Regional Qaid and his Naib II, Mr. Sadique Bin Usman and Mr. Zac Muhammed Dawood respectively, the Circuit Qaid, Mr. Jamil Nyame, the Nazim Atfal, Mr. Saeed Bin Usman and the Additional Nazim Sihat-e-Jismani, Mr. Abdul Malik Acquah.
In all, 18 Khuddam, 1 Nasir, 3 Lajna and 70 Atfal from across the circuit participated in the sports festival.
Some of the games participants competed in were athletics, sack race, blind race, lime and spoon and soccer.
Mr. Issah Afful Eshun underscored the need to exercise regularly adding that one could serve Allah well when the person was very healthy.
He advised the Atfal present to learn to be self disciplined through sport because it was only through discipline that one could say his five daily prayers.
Mr. Saeed Bin Usman, Nazim Atfal, Central West Region commended the members for the great sacrifices they were making and continue to make for the Jama’at and prayed for Allah’s guidance and protection for them.
He encouraged the members to keep adhering to the call of the Jama’at at all times.
The Circuit Qaid encouraged the Atfal to take part in all the Jama’at activities.
Nanaben Jama’at emerged overall winner at the end of the games.