From Ado Abubakar Musa, Jos
The National Chairman Council of Ulama, Jama’atu Izalatil Bid’ah Wa’Ikamatis Sunnah (JIBWIS), Sheikh Sani Yahaya Jingir, has harped on the importance of girl child/female education amongst Muslims in Nigeria.
He said the women folk is an important integral part of the family and the society at large.
The cleric started this at the formal opening of his annual Tafsir (interpretation), of the Qur’an, in Jos.
He said: “Education is the strong pillar upon which family, society and country develops. It therefore important to ensure that more schools are open for the education of the women folks.”
Sheikh Jingir admonished parents for good moral upbringing of the children and wards, adding that a better family and society is driving by good moral values and therefore; “as parents we must ensure that we morally trains our children.
He disclosed that the group has deployed 533, preachers across States in Nigeria and few others to neighboring countries with a charge on truthfulness.
Sheikh Jingir admonished them to; “preach the true teachings, of the Qur’an and the Sunnah (tradition), of Prophet Muhammad SAW.”