Tahir Ahmad Machengo, Kenya Correspondent
Naib Sadr Majlis Khuddam-ul-Ahmadiyya Kenya, Shabbir Ombango Sahib and we began our journey on 18 March 2022 to attend two regional Ijtemas in the Western part of the country.
On the morning of 19 March 2022, we arrived in Shianda, an area in Mumias East Constituency in Western Kenya on the road between Kakamega and Mumias. We had to part ways there, and I proceeded to Shianda Mosque to attend Atfal Ijtema of Western A Region, while naib sadr went to Matawa Mosque to attend the Khuddam Ijtema of Western B Region.
Both events were successful, which included speeches and academic and sports competitions. A total of 49 Atfal from four majalis attended the Ijtema at Shianda Mosque, Western A headquarters. A total of 46 Khuddam and Atfal attended the Ijtema at the Matawa Mosque, Western B Region.
On the morning of 20 March 2022, naib sadr arrived at Shianda Mosque to attend Khuddam Ijtema of Western A Region. A total of 44 Khuddam from four majalis attended the Ijtema. During this Ijtema, the regional missionary, Sheikh Basharat Malik Sahib addressed the attendees with regards to marriage in Islam, the importance of financial sacrifice and their responsibilities as members of Majlis Khuddam-ul-Ahmadiyya. The event concluded with silent prayer.