By Abdullhi Isah Wasagu
In a continuous birth Day celebration of commander of the faithfuls, Ameerul Mu’mineen Aliyu Ibn Abi Talib(AS) being organized by Youth Forum of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Kaduna chapter, taking place at various circular units of the chapter of the Movement, today Sunday 31/3/2019, which is equivalent to 24th Rajab, 1440, comes the turn of Ameerul Mu’mineen circle.
The event was well organized at Millennium Complex Hall along Kinshasha road, U/Rimi Kaduna.
After recitation of supplication, Ziyarat to the commander of the faithfuls, parade march in honour of the birth Day of Imam Ali(AS), lecture was delivered by a brother from youths of the circular unit, Ustaz Muhammad Maina.
In his lecture, Ustaz Muhammad Maina enumerated innumerable virtues of Imam Ali(AS). Earlier, he explained the miraculous birth Day of Imam Ali(AS) in the Holy House of Ka’aba.
He explained how the Imam was brought up at the hand of Holy Prophet(SAWW) since after his birth. The salive of the holy Prophet was the first sucked by the Imam. He cited various references from Sunni Books where the Imam remained a barrier of discretion between false and the truth, between a hypocrite and well-mannered.
In his closing speech, the head of the Kaduna chapter Sheikh Aliyu Turmdhi has called on the youths to emulate the good virtues of the Imam being acknowledged by our scholars.
He shed more lights on why the leader of the Movement, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky tasked the youths of the Movement with the birth Day of the Holy Imam(AS).
According to hom, "The wisdom behind this task upon you(the youths) is to remodel your entire lives, in order that, you emulate unparalleled virtues of the Imam. His daring vigour, his knowledge, his worship, and total submission to the will of Allah(T).
Finally, Sheikh Turmidhi has extensively called on the youths of the Movement remain firm towards this path. He encouraged them to be ready to extend their hands of allegiance towards the path when ever they are called for, especially the regular Free Zakzaky protest holding at all zones and chapters of the Movement.
The event was well attended by sisters and brothers from far and near the neighbouring areas of the circle.
Highlights of the event include songs of praise that was lauded by Ammar Dan Tinka.
Below are pictures taken during the program.