Annual Convocation 2017
Hadhrat Khalifatul Masih Ul Khamis ATBA
Graciously sent a special Message for the ceremony
By the sheer grace of Allah the annual convocation of Jamia Ahmadiyya International was held on Saturday 1st July 2017. The Chairman for this program was Maulana Mohammed Bin Salih Sahib Amir & Missionary In-Charge Jamaat Ahmadiyya Ghana, and Honourable Mustapha Hamid, “Minister for Information” for the Republic of Ghana was the Guest of Honour. The programme started with the recitation of the Holy Quran followed by a poem recited by three Jamia students. Respected Maulana Mohammed Bin Salih Sahib Amir & Missionary In-Charge Ghana delivered the special message ( Pegham ) of beloved Huzur, Hadhrat Khalifatul Masih Al khamisATBA and then welcomed all the guests. General Secretary of Jama’at Ahmadiyya Ghana Ahmad Suleiman Anderson introduced the dignitaries to the guests. One group of students presented songs of praise in nine languages. President Academic Committee Jamia Ahmadiyya presented annual academic report, and then the guest of honour distributed the academic prizes. One group of students read a poem about their love for Khilafat e Ahmadiyya and the chairman of the ceremony distributed the certificates, medals with a copy of English Translation of the Holy Quran and printed copy of message by Hadhrat Amir ul Momineen Khalifatul Masih Al khamisATBA to Passed out Shahid Missionaries. Guest of honour in his concluding remarks said, that if anybody wants to be a good Muslim he should adopt Ahmadiyya ways of Islam. A group of students presented songs of praise; I shall cause thy message to reach the corners of earth. The Chairman concluded his remarks by requesting prayers for Passed out Missionaries that they may have the ability to serve Islam Ahmadiyyat in best ways possible. This ceremony came to an end with a silent prayer.
The total number of students graduated this year is 26, from different countries. The number of guests attended the ceremony were more than 750 from all parts of Ghana.
Trekking 12 Kilometers
On 18th May 2017, 16 students of Khamisa class journeyed on foot. The students started the journey at 7:00am from Jamia Nayyar Mosque to nearby villages such as Obidan, Puchubin and Suprodo, then returned to Jamia at around 10:00 am. Total distance covered was 12 kilometers. During the journey students were provided refreshment at vantage points and on return to Jamia too. The final year students observed duties at various posts mentioned above.
Jalsa Yum e Khilafat
Alhamdulillah, Jamia Ahmadiyya International Ghana had the opportunity of holding the Jalsa for the Khilafat day on Saturday, 27th May 2017, at 10:00 a.m. Respected Mirza Khalil Ahmad Sahib (Vice Principal) chaired this sitting. All students and staff attended this sitting. A separate arrangement was made for the families of the Jamia staff.
Annual Games Jamia Ahmadiyya International
The annual games commenced on the 19th April. The special guest of the opening ceremony as a norm of Jamia was newly appointed lecturer of Jamia: Respected Sarfaraz Ahmad Adeel Sahib, while the closing ceremony was held on the 22nd April. The special guest was Respected Yusuf Kwenu Sahib and the chairman was Respected Maulana Muhammad Yusuf Yawson Sahib, Naib Ameer Jama’at Ahmadiyya Ghana. Guests from outside participated in the closing ceremony as well. The obstacle race was held during the final day. The guests viewed this interesting competition with great interest. After the obstacle race, 12 students made a Taekwondo display of which the guests liked a lot. Prizes were presented to those students who got positions during the games by the special guest and the chairman after which they also gave admonitions.
Nasirat ul Ahmadiyya Visit Jamia
On Monday, 17th April 2017, a delegation of the Nasirat of central west region paid a visit to Jamia. Before this, they had all participated in a regional conference and decided to pay a visit to the Jamia before returning to their homes. 460 Nasirat members of eight 8 circuits, each with a bus, arrived in Jamia in the morning. Each bus had a senior lajna member to take care of the children. Some Lajna and Nasirat from families in Jamia also joined them.
Annual Picnic 2017
The Annual picnic of Jamia Ahmadiyya International was held on the 30th March at Saltpond beach. Various teams were made to arrange the program in best way. All students, teachers staff and their families reached the picnic spot on time and enjoyed the program.
Apart from swimming , the students also organised various matches such as volleyball and football alogwith other activities. In order to deal with any emergency, precautionary materials such as rubber tubes and ropes were brought along. After lunch and prayers, the students presented interesting fun programmes in which other than English, some programmes were presented in Urdu, Arabic and Indonesian language. The families of the teachers and the Regional Missionary Central East, also participated in the picnic. By the Grace of Allah, all the students and the teachers returned safely to Jamia after a successful picnic. Alhamdo li Allah.
Cycling Club inaugurated
Jamia Ahmadiyya International Cycling club is established on 21st September 2016 in the institution with the membership of nineteen (19) students. On Friday, 30th September, twelve (12) students went on a cycling trip to the nearby village, Suprodo. Close to the Suprodo village is a river named ‘Okye’ all the students went up to that river. Three (3) teachers of Jamia Ahmadiyya also participated in this journey with the students.
Visit to Awoyaa Orphanage
A day before the Eid-ul-Adha, a four (4) man delegate of the Jamia were sent to an orphanage home named “Awoyaa Orphanage”, who distributed gifts and foods to the children on behalf of Jamia. The in-charge of the orphanage expressed extraordinary feelings of appreciation upon this gesture.
On Monday, 12th of September 2016, the entire students and staffs along with their families went to Mankessim for the observance of the Eid-ul-Adha prayer where a Ghanaian student of Jamia, in person of Sherrif Bin Ja’afar led the Eid prayer and delivered the sermon in Fanti language. Light was thrown on the importance and philosophy of the Eid-ul-Adha. Thereafter the time of the observance of the Eid prayers by beloved HuzurATBA was announced and members were enjoined to listen to it. All returned to Jamia after the Eid prayers and sermon. Arrangement of refreshment of juice and fruits were made for the students relating to the eid. The lunch and supper of this day was specially organized for the students.
Recording Programs for MTA Africa
MTA GHANA team came to Jamia during the month of September & four teams of Jamia students recorded ten (11) programs in the series of “THE GUIDANCE”, “THE LIGHT”, “MILESTONE” and “POINT OF VIEW”.
Inauguration of Newly Constructed Masroor Hostel
By the sheer grace of Allah, RespectedAmeer Sahib Ghana inaugurated the first phase of the newly built Masroor Hostel on Saturday 25th June 2016. Alhamdulillah.Through the approval of Huzuratba, the foundation stone of the newly built hostel in JamiaAhmadiyya International was laid last year on Thursday 25th June 2015 in which Respected Ameer Sahib led in laying the tile sent by Huzuratba and other guests laid their blocks in succession and also prayed.This construction project consists of different phases. The first phase has just been completed. A request for its name and permission for its inauguration was sent to HuzurAnwaratbaand he graciously named the newly built hostel ‘Masroor Hostel’ and granted permission for its inauguration. As such, by the special grace of Allah, after exactly a year, on Saturday 25th June 2016, a ceremony was held in which Respected Maulana Noor Muhammad Bin Saleh Sahib Ameer and Missionary in Charge Ghana was the guest of honour. National and local Jamaat office bearers also graced the occasion as well as other local authorities and guests who numbered upto 100.
Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony 2016
Honorable Mr. K.T. Hammond invited as Guest of Honor
On 28th May 2016, the Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony for the academic year 2014-2015 and 2015-2016 was held. Both local and national officials and members from the community as well as from the Government were invited to this function which commenced at 11.30 in the morning. The chairman of the event was in the person of Respected Moulvi Muhammad Bin Salih, Ameer and Missionary in Charge Jama’at Ahmadiyya Ghana and Honorable KwabenaTahir Hammond MP was the Guest of honour. The program began with the recitation of Quran which Jimoh Habeeb from Oola class had the privilege to do.Tahir Ramadhan Marunda from Mumahida class read an Urdu poem from Kalaam-e-Mahmood.Shameem Jamal Ahmad from Khamsa class presented the annual report of Majlis-e-Ilmi. This was followed by the prize distribution which was done by Respected Ameer Sahib and Respected K.T Hammond Sahib (MP). Thereafter, Respected Ameer Sahib and respected Kwabena Tahir Hammond Sahib addressed the students. The program came to an end with silent prayer which was led by Ameer Sahib. After Zuhr and Asr prayers, lunch was served to the distinguished guests.
Jalsa Yum e Khilafat held On Friday 27th May 2016
Jamia Ahmadiyya International Ghana had the opportunity to hold the Khilafat day Jalsa after the Asr prayer, in its assembly ground. This Jalsa was chaired by Respected Mirza Khalil Ahmad Baig Sahib (vice principal). All the teaching staff and students participated in it. A separate arrangement was made for the families of the Jamia staff.
The Jalsa commenced with the recitation of the Holy Quran by a Ghanian student, Hafiz Saeed Andam. It was followed by the chanting of anUrdu poem by two students; Waleed Ahmad and Rohan Ahmad. Thereafter an English speech was presented by a Mauritian student from Khamisa class, Shameem Jamal, on the topic BLESSINGS OF KHILAFAT, after which a staff member of the Jamia Ahmadiyya, Respected Naseerullah Sahib presented and extract about the SECOND MANIFESTATION from Al-Wasiyat; a book of Hadhrat Promised MessiahAS. Then Respected Mirza Khalil Ahmad sahib threw light on the importance of Khilafat. Finally the Principal Sahib briefly addressed about the importance of Khilafat day, after which the Jalsa was concluded with prayers.
27 Kilometer Trekking by Last year Students
By the sheer grace and mercy of Allah the Almighty on 19th May 2016 the final year students went for a 27 Kilometers long trekking starting from Jamia Campus to Mfantseman Beach. The program was very successful and completed safely.
Regional Commander Immigration Visits Jamia
Upon an invitation from institution On 11th May 2016 the regional commander of Ghana Immigration Service Mrs. Maud Quainoo visited the institution along with her colleague officers from Cape Coast & Saltpond. She inspected all the facilities in detail and appreciated Ahmadiyya Community for its significant role for establishing peace in the society.
The Annual Games 2016
The annual games were held in Jamia Ahmadiyya on the 31st,1st and 2nd of March and April respectively. Collective competitions included football, volleyball, Mirudabba, Barri and relay race whereas in individual competitions, long jump, triple jump, wrist wrestling, arm wrestling, catapult shooting, discuss throw, observation, 100meters race,400 metre race and obstacle race were included. The closing ceremony was held on 2nd April and Respected Noor Mohammad Bin Salih sahib Ameer & Missionary In-charge Jama’at Ahamdiyya Ghana graced the occasion as guest of honour. The position of the overall best sportsman went to Hamid Ali Bangura and Qana’at group was also adjudged the overall best group.
The audio translations of Friday sermons of Huzur ABA
The audio translations of Friday sermons of HuzurABA into two widely spoken West African languages Yoruba and Twi has been started in Jamia, which HuzurABA out of his kindness and trust mandated Jamia to do, thus the sermons are being translated and sent to the MTA studios of Ghana as well as that of London.
Programs Recording for MTA Africa
On 1st March, respected Umar Safir Sahib from MTA London and respected Ahmad Sahib from Germany, together with a six-member team of MTA studio Ghana visited Jamia and monitored the recording of different series of Programmes in Jamia for the first time. One program with the title ‘THE GUIDANCE’ which deals with matters related to the Holy Quran. The other with the title ‘THE LIGHT’ dealing with issues related to the Life of the Holy ProphetSAW. These programs will be in series addressing contemporary issues and how the Holy Qur’an responses to them. In the same vein, various aspects of the Life of the Holy Prophet and its importance in this age shall be discussed.
Jalsa Yum e Masih e Mauood A.Salam
By the sheer grace and mercy of Allah, Jamia Ahmadiyya International Ghana got the opportunity to organise a Jalsa Yaum-e-Masih e Mauood a.s. on Sunday 20th March 2016.
This Jalsa was chaired by Maulvi Raghib Ziaul Haqq, Regional Missionary for Greater Accra . Apart from him in the Jalsa, Hafiz Abdul Nasir, the Central Regional Missionary also took part.
Separate sitting arrangements for the Jalsa were made for the families of Jamia staff and for female guests.
Jalsa Yum e Musleh e Mauood R.A.
By the sheer grace and mercy of Allah, Jamia Ahmadiyya International Ghana got the opportunity to organise a Jalsa Yaum-e-Musleh MaoudRA on Sunday 21st February 2016. This Jalsa was chaired by Respected Sayyed Imran Ahmad Shah Sahib son of respected Sayyed Abdul Hayee shah Sahib, former Nazir Isha’at Sadar Anjman Ahmadiyya Rabwah. Apart from him, respected Abdul Noor Sahib, National Sadr Khudam-ul- Ahmadiyya Ghana and respected Hafiz Abdul Nasir Bhatti Sahib, regional missionary for Central Region also participated in this Jalsa. Separate sitting arrangements for the Jalsa were made for the families of Jamia staff and for female guests.
Dr. Abdul Ghafoor Mannan from U.K.
On 7th and 8th of February 2016 a renowned dentist Dr. Abdul Ghafoor Mannan Sahib from London visited Jamia for an overnight stay. He visited all the facilities in Jamia and expressed his happiness about the School and ongoing projects.
Preparation of Lake View point
By the sheer grace of Allah the Green Valley Track in Jamia has been joined with the Lake in Jamia and a new track has been created from Lake to G.V.T. All the work is done through Waqar e Amal by students of Jamia. Alhamd o Li Allah.
Participation in Jalsa Salana Ghana 2016
84th Annual Jalsa of Jamaat Ahmadiyya Ghana was held at Bagh e Ahmad (Pomadze), Winneba in Central Region on 7th to 9th January 2106. Different Students of Jamia presented Poems, Songs of praise and participated in duties of Jalsa. H.E. Kwesi Bekoe Amissah–Arthur, the Vice President of the Republic of Ghana also graced the ocassion with his presence. Some distinguished guests also visited Jamia Ahmadiyya after their participation in Jalsa, among them were Amir Sahib Germany, Amir Sahib Nigeria and Ag. Amir Sahib Zimbabwe to mention a few.
Visits of Various Jamia Students from the world
During the last two months some passed out students of Jamia Ahmadiyya Germany, Canada and United Kingdom visited Jamia Ahmadiyya International in Ghana. One First Year student of Jamia Ahmadiyya U.K. Mr. Hassan Ahmad also attended some classes and other activities with his fellow Jamia students in Ghana.
Cross Country Race 2015
Held on 24th December 2015
Arrival of Add. Wakil ul Maal from U.K.
Respected Mubarak Ahmad Zafar Sahib, Add. Wakil ul Maal of Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at visited Jamia from 12th November 2015. During this visit he also spared sometime to meet the students and staff of Jamia Ahmadiyya on 16th December 2015. In his speech he advised students to strengthen their bond with Allah through prayers and especially through Tahajjud prayers. One of his poem was also played in audio during his introduction, some students also presented poetry of famous Urdu and Persian poets.
Arrival of International Auditor from U.K.
Respected Mirza Mahmood Ahmad Sahib, international auditor of Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at visited Jamia for a complete audit exercise from 12th November to 15th November 2015. While performing his official assignment he also spared sometime to meet the students and advised them to strengthen their bond with Allah and Khilafat e Ahmadiyya to become a successful missionary of Jama’at.
Jalsa Seerat Un Nabi
( May Peace & Blessings of Allah be upon Him)
By the grace of Allah, Jamia Ahmadiyya International had the privilege of holding the Jalsa Seerat-ul-Nabi saw on the 25th October, 2015. The Jalsa was chaired by Respected Amir and Missionary In-charge Nur Muhammad Bin Salih Sahib. The state Minister for Central Region Hon. Acquinas Quansah graced the occasion as the special guest of honor. A lot of non-Muslim guests participated in this Jalsa and among them were the District Municipal Chief, Christian Missionaries, Doctors, Teachers and the Police commander. Aside these some officials of Ghana Jama’at were present; among them was the General Secretary, Officer Jalsa Salana, Sadr Majlis Ansarullah Ghana, Sadr Majlis Khuddam-ul-Ahmadiyya Ghana, regional presidents and Markazi missionaries. Separate arrangements were made for the families of the staff together with other ladies who were present. The workers of Jamia also participated. The guests were provided with some refreshment before the commencement of the program and Lunch after the Jalsa.
The Honorable minister, delivered his speech. In his speech, he mentioned the progress of the Jama’at right from its inception till date. He also praised and commended Hadhrat promised Messiahas. He said today he has been impressed and has realized the reality of the Islamic concept of Jihad and that he has also realized how astonishing, well disciplined, and a peaceful personality the Holy Prophet Muhammadsaw was. He also commended the efforts of Hazrat khalifatul Masih VATBA towards the establishment of peace, and said I loved the motto of Ahmadiyya Jamaat ” Love for all Hatred for None”.
Ameer Sahib gave an introduction of the Jama’at to the participants and also informed them about some basic beliefs of Jama’at. He also explained the Jama’at’s view about the second coming of Jesus for the benefits of the Christian participants. He threw more light upon the reality of Jihad and discussed the significance of the original Arabic text of the Holy Quran side by side its translation.
Thereafter,some books of the Jama’at were presented to the Honorable minister and also to other non-Muslim guests, among which are; The Philosophy of the teachings of Islam and the English book of Huzur Anwar ATBA: “World Crisis and Pathway to Peace”.
At the end the Amir Sahib led the closing prayers.
Hostel Jamia Block laying Ceremony
On 25 th June 2015 a foundation laying ceremony was arranged in Jamia Ahmadiyya Int. for starting the new Hostel block for the students of Jamia Ahmadiyya. Hazrat Ameer ul Momineen Mirza Masroor Ahmad Sahib Khalifa tul Masih the 5th atba sent a stone for this foundation ceremony. Molvi Noor Mohammad Bin Salih sahib Ameer Jamaat Ahmadiyya Ghana presided the ceremony.
Jalsa Yum e Khilafat
A Jalsa Yum e Khilafat AS was organized on 27th May 2015 at 11.00am. Respected Maulvi Mohammed Bin Salih Ameer Jamaat Ghana was invited as the guest of honor.
Hazrat Masih Maoud AS Day
During the course of the month, a Jalsa Masih Maoud AS was organized on 22nd March 2015 at 10.00am. Respected Dr. Mahmood Butt Sahib, in-charge Ahmadiyya hospital Asokore Ashanti Region Ghana was invited as the guest of honor, Respected Alhaj Abu Bakr Anderson Sahib spoke as guest speaker.
Annual Games 2015
By the sheer grace and bounty of Allah, on the 10th, 11th and 12th March, 2015 ,Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, Jamia Ahmadiyya International, Ghana held its annual games. In the morning of 10th March, during the inaugural ceremony after the recitation and poem, Respected Sajid Mahmood Butter Sahib gave precious advice in relation to sports and games started with prayer. A ceremony for distribution of prizes was held at the end of games. The guest of honor for this ceremony was Respected Doctor Muhammad Ibrahim Sahib, in-Charge Ahmadiyya Hospital Daboase, Western region, Ghana, who has the privilege of serving the Jama’at in Ghana for the past thirteen (13) years. Respected Doctor Sahib distributed prizes among the various players/athletes according to their positions and also gave a concluding speech, in which he advised students to make their daily life active and strong and emphasized on it from the medical point of view. This ceremony was concluded with prayers and all respected guests were served with lunch.
Independence Day was celebrated on Friday 6th March 2015
Ghana Independence Day was celebrated on Friday 6th March 2015. All students and teachers gathered in front of Jamia’s main building after Fajr prayer and Ghana’s national flag was hoisted and the national anthem was sung. Thereafter, the other students sang the national anthems of their respective countries.
A Group of Researchers from Switzerland and Germany
On 4th February 2015 a group of around 25 Lecturers, scholars and researchers in Theology and Humanity from Switzerland Visited Jamia Ahmadiyya International and appreciated the efforts of the Community.
The Honourable Leader of the group was Prof. Dr. Andreas Heuser along with his other colleague Prof. Dr. Martin Wallraff from ( the Faculty of Theology, University of Basel). The group was also accompanied by Rev. Dr. Confidence Worlanyo Bansah ( University of Cape Coast)
Inauguration of E. Library, Tuck Shop, First Aid Clinic & Green Valley Track in Jamia By Ameer & Missionary In charge Maulvi Noor Mohammed Bin Salih Sahib
18th January 2015
The 18th January 2015 was a very blessed day for Jamia Ahmadiyya International. By the sheer grace and mercy of Allah the following facilities were inaugurated.
- E-Library and 24hrs available mobile E-library
- First Aid Clinic
- Green Valley Track
- Tuck Shop
The guest of honour of the inaugural ceremony was Respected Maulana Nur Muhammad Bin Salih, Ameer and missionary in charge, Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission Ghana. More than eighty (80) people including local office holders, National Amila members, some Markazi Missionaries, two (02) Nusrat Jahan doctors and other office holders in the Jama’at, participated in the programme. Some members of the Lajna Imaillah and the families of some of Jamia-tul-Mubashireen and Jamia Ahmadiyya International teachers also took part in this ceremony. A brief introduction of the Green Valley Track, E-library, mobile e-library, tuck shop and clinic is as follows: Green Valley Track This track is ten 10 feet wide and 1.5 kilometres long. To save Jamia premises from encroachment, along the boundary of the track, a wooden and bamboo fence has been fixed. Students and workers of Jamia Ahmadiyya made this track by doing Waqare Amal at least for two months. In this connection, bushes were cleared and plant roots were uprooted and later the track was levelled. Thirty (30) plants of pawpaw have been planted at a certain distance on the track. Moreover, at the distance of each hundred meters, six feet long iron sign boards have been placed which indicate the distance and some reformatory and educational writings are also printed on these sign boards. This track goes swirling in the beautiful and green area. The sign boards on the track with beautiful writings are an extraordinary increase in this natural beauty. Students, teachers and families also go for a walk on this track. By this track, not only the boundary of Jamia is saved from encroachment but it also provides a nice facility for jogging and walk. Alhamdolillah. E-Library By the grace of Allah, due to the special attention of beloved HuzurATBA, an e-library has been set-up in Jamia Ahmadiyya International in which twenty (20) computers are provided. All the basic books for the benefit of the students have been put in these computers in PDF format. The number of the books is more than sixteen thousand (16000) and with the passage of time more books are being added into it. Available in the e-library is the Holy Quran, its different translations and commentaries, books of the Promised MessiahAS and Khulafa, History of Ahmadiyyat, miscellaneous Jama’ati books, books of Ahadith, Seerat, encyclopedias, dictionaries of different languages, syllabus of Jamia and in addition to the books of the subjects taught in Jamia like Tafseer, Hadith, Kalam, Comparative study of religions, Jurisprudence etc, there are also some basic books and short stories to learn English, Arabic and Urdu language. Arabic software (Shamla) which eases the search of Arabic books has also been installed. Translated books are being made available for Russian and Arab students so that they can study these books in their free time. Alhamdolillah. 24 Hours available Mobile E-Library Central E-Library apart from day time, is opened for the students for two hours during the study time, of which students take benefit, however, it was being felt that there must be a way by which students can benefit from this spiritual treasure whenever they want. For this reason, two units of electronic library have been designed and put in the Jamia lobby. In these two units all the above mentioned sixteen thousand books have been made available for the students around the clock without using internet. This library is available 24/7 for students’ convenience day and night and whenever they find time they can benefit from it. By the Grace of Allah this has been a very successful experiment and a large number of students are seen reading these books. First Aid Clinic This clinic has been built for Jamia Ahmadiyya in its academic block. In this regard, in consultation with our Ahmadi doctors, basic facilities and all the Allopathic and some Homeopathy first aid medicines have been provided in this clinic and with the passage of time some more medicines will be added to it. Dr. Muhammad Ibrahim Sahib of Daboase hospital has offered his extraordinaryassistance to establish this clinic. Tuck Shop Students of Jamia had to go to Mankessim for the purchase of basic needs. To save the precious time of students, the facility of a tuck shop has been made available in which all the basic things relate to students are available in which items of stationary, edible items and items for cleanliness are included. After the inauguration of all afore mentioned facilities, a ceremony was arranged in the seminar hall of Jamia in which all the guests, teachers and students were present. The ceremony started with the recitation of the Holy Quran which was done by Musa Isa sahib. Mohammad Ishaque Opoku sahib presented the translation. Mr. Talha chanted a poem of Hadhrat Musleh MaudRA. Respected Anwar Iqbal saqib sahib, teacher Jamia Ahmadiyya, presented the introduction of all the four facilities. After the introduction, respected Ameer sahib said in his address to the audience that ‘I am very pleased and highly influenced by the fact that such important and useful facilities are available to the students of Jamia Ahmadiyya International. Some of these facilities, it is not in my knowledge if I have seen in any other institution and these are the feelings of all the guests as well. Advising the students, he said “Grasp the benefit from these facilities and inventions of modern age to the maximum extent and serve Islam after enriching your physical, moral, spiritual and educational abilities.”
Respected Ameer sahib brought this ceremony to an end with a prayer. After Zuhar and Asar prayers guests were served with lunch and in this manner this blessed ceremony came to a close with a pleasant and nice setting. Alhamdolillah.
Arrival of Newly appointed Ameer & Missionary In charge Maulvi Noor Mohammed Bin Salih Sahib in Jamia
On 24th October, 2014, the second speech and prize giving ceremony was held in which newly appointed Respected Ameer and missionary in charge, Jamaat Ahmadiyya Ghana Maulvi Noor Mohammed Bin Salih Sahib chaired the occasion.
This function began with a recitation of the Holy Quran which was done by Hafiz Abdul Hamed Abdul Nasir. Mr. Waleed had the opportunity of reading its Urdu translation. Hamid Ali Bangura and Nur Turab Ali presented a poem in Urdu. Nurudeen Okubena delivered an Urdu speech. Annual sports and academic competitions report was presented by Respected Abdul Hadi Tariq Sahib after which Respected Ameersahib distributed prizes among the first position holders of the various competitions. He also delivered a concluding address and led the silent prayer.
Completion of jamia’s Electronic library
By the sheer grace and mercy of Allah and as a result of Huzur Anwar ATBA’s special attention and benevolence, an electronic library has been established in Jamia Ahmadiyya International for both the teachers and students. This library has been started with 20 computers in one of Jamia’s big rooms. For the benefit and easiness of the students, all sort of Jamati books, non Jamati books, the seven-year syllabus and some important thesis have been put in pdf format at the disposal of the students to thebest of our capacity. In addition, such soft wares have been installed through which Quranic verses and Ahadith can be searched for with remarkable ease. For the beginning in these computers approximately, about 15,000 or more books have been provided for the students which comprise of different books, articles and thesis. In this way, even without using internet, this library will be a source of benefit in accessing many important and necessary books.
Two mobile units of electronic Library were also designed for a 24 hours access to the books. These units have been installed in Jamia’s Lobby with a round the clock availability of the service without using internet.
Death and Janaza Prayer of Respected Ameer & Missionary Incharge sahib Ghana
On Sunday 22nd June 2014 this sad news was received that revered Maulana Abdul Wahab Bin Adam sahib has passed away. Inna lillahe wa inna ilaihe rajeoon. A delegation from Jamia Ahamdiyya consisting of teachers of Jamia went to headquarter on Tuesday 24th June 2014 to express condolence on the death of late Ameer sahib. A resolution of condolence was passed by the staff and sent to the Headquarters. This resolution of condolence was written in English,Urdu and Arabic languages.
Janaza prayer and burial of respected Ameer sahib Ghana was on Wednesday 25th June 2014 in which all the staff members, some families and students of Jamia representing each country participated.All the arrangements of Janaza and the ceremony were done in The State house Accra and Ghana TV broadcasted the live coverage of the ceremony for seven hours. Vice president of the country H.E Emissa Arthur and other dignitaries participated and lauded the national services of respected Ameer sahib. Religious representatives mentioned the love and affection of Ameer sahib in nice manner. Principal Jamia Ahmadiyya International delivered a speech on the topic “Islamic teaching and philosophy about death and life”. Beloved HuzurATBA delivered his 27th June Friday Sermon on this topic and described the praiseworthy attributes of respected Ameer sahib.
Visits of various Honorable Guests in June 2014
Respected Sarwar Javed sahib came to Jamia on 04th June 2014. He was shown around the Jamia. He was served and in the mosque he had an introduction with the students. He introduced AIMS and later wards the respected guest departed with prayers.
Respected Dr.Muhammad Musallam Al-Daroobi sahib came to Jamia on Sunday 08th June 2014. A sitting after the Maghrib prayer on Friday 13th June 2014 was arranged with the students in which he narrated some of the details of Lahore Martyrdom incident as he was present in Dar-ul-Zikr at that time and was also hit by some bullets. This sitting came to an end with prayer. Respected Asghar Ali Bhatti sahib missionary and Naib Ameer II Niger, Masroor Ahmed Chandiyo sahib (Missionary Niger), General Secretary Niger and Lajna president Niger came in Jamia on Monday 16th June 2014. They were served and the arrangements for their stay were done in the guest house. This delegation stayed a night there and next day morning they departed with prayers. Respected Ameer sahib Nigeria along with a delegation came to Jamia on Thursday 26th June 2014. He met the students and was served hospitably. Some souvenirs were presented to him and departed with prayers. On the same day after Maghrib prayer a central delegation from London came to Jamia. The delegation included respected Mirza Mahmood Ahmed sahib; special emissary of Hadhrat Khalifatul Masih Al-KhamisATBA, respected Sayyed Mansoor Ahmed Shah sahib Naib Ameer I UK and respected Ata-ul-Mujeeb Rashid sahib Imam London Mosque. A sitting with the staff and students was conducted whose proceeding was done in Urdu Language. The guests gave some advice and the students asked them some questions. This sitting came to an end with silent prayer and the students shook hands with the guests. They stayed for the night in Jamia guest house. Next day after the breakfast some of the teachers of Jamia went with them to Saltpond Mission House to show them around and to see them off. From there they departed with prayers. A delegation from Ivory Cost came to Jamia on Friday 27th June 2014. They were shown around the Jamia, and were served and departed with prayers. On Friday 27th June 2014 after Friday prayer respected Naveed Aadil sahib Ameer Liberia came to Jamia. He was shown around the Jamia, and was served. He departed with prayers.
Mr. Mubarak Ahmad Zafar Sahib ( Add. Wakil ul Maal London) Visits Jamia Ahmadiyya Int.
8-10 June 2014
Arrival of Maulvi Dr. A. Wahab Adam Sahib to Jamia Ahmadiyya
On Wednesday 16th April 2014, respected Dr.Maulvi Abdul Wahab Adam sahib the then Ameer & Missionary Incharge Jama’a Ghana arrived in Jamia Ahmadiyya Ghana for the inspection of the new building of Jamia Ahmadiyya. Other than him many members of National Amla and some others also paid a visit in this regard. After refreshment the delegation proceeded for the inspection of newly built building of Jamia Ahmadiyya. Zuhar prayer was offered after the inspection. Ameer sahib addressed the students of Jamia and the guests present at the time. He also shook hand with the students. After this short ceremony the guests were served with lunch. All the guests departed with prayers.
First Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony
15 September 2013
Maulana Muhammad Bin Salih Sahib the then, Naib Ameer II was the guest of honor for this prize distribution ceremony. Other dignitaries include Local chiefs and elders, Mr. Abdul Rasheed Architect from London, Mr. Ibrahim Sahib (D.C.E.), Alhaj Abu Bakr Anderson, Alhaj B.A. Bonsu, Dr. Muhammad Bin Ibrahim, Dr.Muhammad Ibrahim ( Daboase),Dr. M.Nasrullah Sanford Hospital Mankessim, Local, regional and national office bearers and Syrian brothers.
Visits of various Honorable Guests
In Jamia Ahmadiyya International Ghana
Various guests visited Jamia Ahmadiyya International on different occasions. Respected Maulana Abdul Wahab Bin Adam sahib (Late) Ameer and Missionary Incharge Ghana, Respected Maulana M. Yosuf Yawson sahib Naib Ameer I Jama’at Ahamadiyya Ghana, Respected Maulana Mohammed Bin Salih sahib Ag. Ameer and Missionary Incharge Jama’at Ahamadiyya Ghana, Mr. Mubarak Ahmad Zafar sahib Add. Wakil-ul-Maal London, Maulana Ataul Mujeeb Rashid sahib, Imam London Moqsue, Mirza Mahmood Ahmad sahib UK. Amir Jama’at Germany Respected Abdullah Wagishauser sahib alongwith three other guests visited Jamia Ahmadiyya , Syed Mansoor Ahmad Shah sahib Naib Ameer UK , Mr. Farooq Mahmood sahib London, Mr. Aamir Safir sahib, London, Dr. Mashhud Adenrele Fashola sahib Amir Jama’at Nigeria, Moulvi Naveed Ahmad Aadil sahib Amir Jama’at Liberia, Mr. Baba F. Trawally sahib Amir Jama’at Gambia, Alhaj Ebrahima Mbowe Naib Amir sahib Gambia, Alhaj Abdul Rehman Enin sahib (Secretary Umoor-e-Aama Jama’at Ahamdiyya Ghana), Abdul Wahab Isa sahib (Secretary Waqf-e-Jadeed Jama’at Ahmadiyya Ghana), Alahaj Abu Muhammad Umar sahib (Secretary Ja’idad Jama’at Ahmadiyya Ghana), Alhaj Abu Bakr Anderson sahib, Mr. Hakeem Kumson sahib, Dr. Musallam al Droubi sahib Syria, Abdul Hakeem sahib General Purpose Officer Accra, Doctor Aslam Nasir Sahib (Canada), Muhammad Akram sahib (UK), Michael Bochlin sahib (A Christian Missionary) with family, Doctor Muhammad Ibrahim sahib Incharge Ahamadiyya Hospital Daboase, Doctor Naseer Ahmed Khan sahib (Gambia), Doctor Mahmood Ahmed Butt sahib incharge Ahmadiyya Hospital Asokore Ghana, Doctor Muhammad Rafi Ahmad Khan sahib incharge Ahmadiyya Hospital Swedro, Doctor Shabbeer Ahmed sahib, Maulvi Muhammad Ayyub Butt Sahib (Darwesh Qadian), Dawood Ahmed Sahib (Germany), Mahmood Ahmed Sahib (Germany), Noor Ud Deen Abbas sahib (Australia), Jose Leonel AlGenere (Asutralia), Masroor Ahmed Muzaffar Sahib(Regional Missionary), Raghib Zia-Ul-Haqq sahib (Regional Missionary), Ather-Ul-Zaman Frooqi sahib (Regional Missionary), Muhammad Yasin Rabbani sahib (Regional Missionary), Mr. Abbas Wilson sahib (Sadr Khuddam-Ul-Ahmadiyya Jama’at Ghana), Dr. Homeo Muhammad Zafrullah sahib (Kumasi), Rana Frooq Ahmed sahib (Ameer and Missionary in charge Benin), Moulvi Usman Ahmed sahib (Missioanry Sierra Leone), Dr. Muhammd Javed sahib (Sierra Leone), Mr. Irfan Ahmed Zafar sahib, Dr. Ejaz Ahmed sahib (Togo), Dr. Luqman Naseer Nasir sahib (Benin), Maulvi Abdul Razzaq sahib (Missionary Burkina Faso), Mr. Ahmed Abdul Wa’il sahib (Egypt), Moulvi Masroor Ahmed Chandiyo sahib (Missionary Burkina Faso), Moulvi Habib Ahmed sahib (Missionary Burkina Faso) and three Missionaries from Ivory Cost; Mr. Mansoor Ahmed sahib, Moulvi Abdul Rafeh Tabassum sahib, Moulvi Abdul Basit Sahib visited with their families. Similarly teachers and students of Jamia-Tul-Mubashreen visited Jamia Ahmadiyya International time and again. Moulvi Shakir Muslim sahib Ameer Jama’at Niger with a local Ahamdi, who was the first to accept Ahmadiyyat in Niger, also visited Jamia. Some other guests also visited the Jamia on different occasions, among them following are worth mentioning: Mr. Mirza Shareef Ahmed sahib, newly qualified students from Jamia Ahmadiyya UK (Moulvi Abdul Quddus sahib, Moulvi Shahzad sahib and Moulvi Qasid Moeen sahib) paid a visit to Jamia Ahmadiyya, Aamir Safir Sahib from London with his family, Delegation from T.I. AMASS Essakyir, in the company of an Ahamdi Teacher, Respected Mian Saleem Ahmed sahib from Canada, Respected Sajjad Ahmed sahib together with their families,the national secretary Wasiyyat, Alhaj Mohammad Agbeve sahib together with his entourage, three passed out students from Jamia Ahmadiyya Canada, Moulvi Abdul Hanan Sobi sahib, Moulvi Imran Bhatti sahib and Moulvi Talha Ali sahib, Dr. Iqbal sahib from Kenya, Mr. Hisham Kurdi from Syria, Mr.Jamal Mahmood sahib (General Secretary, Jamat Ahmadiyya Sierra Leone) and Mr. Mousa Mahmood sahib (Headmaster, T.I High School, Rokupur), Respected Ms. Mizuki Okabe and Respected Ms.Nami Sasaki are Japanese and employed in the famous Japanese NGO JICA, Respected Dr. Akwame Amoah, dean of Business University, South Africa, Respected Danial Khan sahib of Canada and respected Muzafffar Mansoor sahib of America, Respected Iftikhar Ahmed sahib and respected Sultan Ahmed sahib, Respected Rasheed Amini sahib,UK , Dr. Chaudhary Muzaffar Ahmed Sahib, Dr. Mudassar Ahmed (Nigeria), Dr. Ooni Bashir Sahib (Nigeria), Dr.Sayyed Qamar Ahmed sahib (Nigeria), Dr. Kamran Ahmed sahib (Liberia), Dr.Mahmood Bannu sahib (Burkina Fasso), Dr. Mahmood Ahmed Atif sahib (Burkina Fasso), Dr.Haji Shiko Tamo sahib (Siera Leon), Respected Fezan Abdullah sahib Humanity first together with five other guests, Dr.Naveed Ahmed sahib from Gambia, Dr. Tanveer Ahmed sahib, Moulvi Inayatullah Zahid sahib, regional missionary Volta Region Ghana, Respected Abdul Rehman sahib and his son Abdul Hadi sahib (Mauritius), Respectable Nazir Keelson sahib (Regional President Central Region), Respected Abu Bakr Abdullah sahib (Circuit Missionary Mankessim) and his secretary Ta’alim, Respected Fahim Ahmad Khadim sahib (Regional Missionary Central region) and 25 members of the Ahmadiyya Headmasters and Managers Association (Ahmadiyya Education Unit).
We are grateful to all the distinguished guests who out of their precious time paid a visit to this institution. May Allah reward them abundantly.