BY CHRIS OPIRA AND SHAKIRA NAMATENDE
Wakiso - As the month of Ramathan draws to an end, Muslims have been challenged to pray to Almighty Allah and ask for forgiveness as they struggle to keep their purity.
Uganda’s former Ambassador in Saudi Arabia Ambassador Sheikh Ahmad Ssenyomo made the remark during the breaking of the fast dinner and Dua prayers organized by city Property dealer Hajji Kamulegeya Abdul Rateef in Kira Wakiso District.
Ambassador Sheikh Ahmad Ssenyomo said Muslims need to insist on Prayers to keep before God, who grants forgiveness. Byte Amb Sennyomo
Ambassador Ssenyomo also challenged parents to take up responsibilities of grooming their children in proper manners, and good Islamic teachings.
He gave reference to the days of the 5th Khalifah Umar bin Abdul Aziz whose children were left with very minimal wealth but were able to work towards development of their religion. Byte Amb Sennyomo
The President General of Muhibiina and Chairman of Tariika Mutahabuuna Fi Llah East and Central Africa Sheikh Sulaiman Ali Mundu cautioned the believers against forgetting the importance of the Holly Month, neglecting the teachings of the Prophet.
He challenged youth to actively get involved in Muslim activities of course not forgetting that the days for the elders are edging. Byte- Sheikh Sulaiman Ali Mundu
The Imam Masjid Taibah Sheik Sulaiman Guggwa challenged believers to give offertory and share iftar with the disadvantaged believers going by the teachings of Islam. BYTE- Sheik Sulaiman Guggwa
Ramathan is the forth pillar of the Islamic Calendar where believer are purified after the period.