HabibullHudah School and Memorization Centre with support from Muslim World League Holy Quran Memorization International Organization recently distributed over 40, 000 copies of Holy Qur’an to Arabic schools, imams, mosques and individuals in the North Bank Region. The presentation ceremony was held at school ground in Samba Kala of Lower Nuimi, North Bank Region. The event also witnessed recitation of Holy Qur’an by students of the school.
This was part of Tibyan project for publishing and distributing millions of copies of the Holy Quran, sponsored by Sheikh Thani Ibn Abdullah, Foundation for Humanitarian Services in the State of Qatar.
Speaking at the presentation ceremony held at Old Yundum in the West Coast Region, the president of Islamic Organization for Cultural Heritage, Alh. Ousman E. Jack, said the books were shipped through a container from the State of Qatar meant to be distributed among Gambian Islamic community across the country.
He said the books would be distributed within the community and family to promote the reading of the Islamic religion in the country.
He added that one hundred and seventy-five beneficiaries were expected to benefit from the package.
Alh. Jack expressed gratitude and appreciation about the donation of the books, saying they would go a long way in promoting Islam in the country.