Saturday, May 26, 2007

Sierra Leone Muslim Jamaat Holds Islamic Conference

The Muslim Jamaat of the Sierra Leonean Community in The Gambia recently held its annual Islamic conference at the B.O. Semega Janneh Hall in Tallinding opposite Buffer Zone.

Speaking on the occasion, the guest speaker, Alhaji Sheikh Salim Savage, said Islam is the true religion of Allah and Prophet Muhammad (SAW) was the last prophet sent to mankind.

He therefore called on all Muslims to aid one another and always maintain peace, unity and love in their affairs, as well as foster understanding and cooperation among themselves.

Sheick Salim Savage also prayed for peace and stability to prevail in The Gambia and other parts of the world.

The ceremony was graced by Muslim leaders and the Sierra Leonean High Commission to The Gambia, H.E Foday Yumkella, Aja Maimuna Savage and other dignitaries.

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