Adamawa Governor, Monarchs, Justice Dodo, Bag IDC Awards
By Haruna yusuf, FIBDFM
Islamic Development Centre IDC Yola presented complete Qur’an in recognition of the contribution of its patrons and grand patron
Islamic Development Centre IDC Yola a Faith Based Nongovernmental Organisation in Adamawa state was established 20 years ago with the sole objectives of promoting true Islamic ideals and advocating peaceful coexistence.
In marking it’s 20th anniversary Saturday, IDC Yola organised sensitisation lectures, papers and awards presentations.
Dr. Ali Pantami the Director General National Information Technology Development Agency NITDA who was though unavoidably absent and Sheikh Muhammad Bn Uthman the Imam Kundila Mosque Kano were among the Scholars of international recognition invited to grace the occasion by delivering lectures on Information Technology and the use to which it could be put based on Islamic perspective against hate speeches and other immoralities shared via social media equally defining unethical journalism
Governor Bindow of Adamawa one of the award recipients graced the occasion but could not stay beyond opening ceremony for other engagements.
Bindow, lamented over the misuse and social media abuse that would be tantamount to disintegrating rather than uniting the entity.
The Emir of Mubi and the Gangwari Ganye have both sent delegation of representatives for their awards.
Justice Lamin Muhammad Dodo the grand patron of the IDC, was duly represented by children for a posthumous worthy grand patron recognition
In addition to being a think thank member of Muslim Council Adamawa State IDC Yola was said to be providing Arabic Proficiency Course, Monthly Islamic Bulletin, Sponsoring Islamic Programmes and Support for Islamic projects.
IDC has connected the Ummah in Told with outstanding intellectuals and scholars of international recognition who are invited for annual lecture presentations
Now after 20 years What are the recorded achievements?
How many candidates benefitted from the Islamic Proficiency Course?
To what extent has been the impact of AL IRSHAD a IDC monthly publications