Report No. 110, SHAWAL 1442 A.H. JUNE 2021
INAUGURATION OF AZ-ZAHRA BILAL CENTRE IN TANGA
On 19th May 2021 (6th Shawwal 1442 A.H.) B.M.M.-Tanga hosted the inauguration ceremony of Az-Zahra Bilal Centre. The construction work for the Eight storey multipurpose centre commenced in September 2018 under the supervision of Africa Federation and was handed over to Bilal Tanga on 25th June 2020. It consists of both Male and female hawzas, whereby the ground floor will accommodate a modern library and dining hall for the female, first floor will have the Prayer room for the Ladies, 2nd floor will host 6 classrooms and Principal’s office. 3rd and 4th floor consist of 10 rooms each for female students’ dormitory. The male wing starts from 5th up to 7th floor with male students’ dormitory on 5th and 6th floor and teacher’s houses on the 7th floor. Finally, the Eighth floor consists of Multipurpose Hall.
The ceremony was graced by the Chairman of Africa federation
Alhaj Shabbir bhai Najafi, Vice Chairman Alhaj Aunali bhai Khalfan, Hon
Secretary Alhaj Zuhair bhai Jaffer, Chairman of Housing board Alhaj Akil bhai
Hirji. Other guests included Chairman of Bilal Muslim Mission of Tanzania Alhaj
Husain bhai Karim and his team. Bilal Tanga Chairman Alhaj Hasnain bhai
Hassanali, who was the host of the event was ably represented by Alhaj
Huseinali bhai Hassanali (Hon Treasurer of Bilal Tanga) and Sheikh Amir Rajab Kipingu
(Mudir of Hawzas under Bilal Tanga and his team).
Other guests that were present included Main Contractor Mohamedi Builders and the Sub contractors, Engineers and consultants, Chairman of Tanga Jamaat Alhaj Husein bhai Walji and many other dignitaries.
BILAL MUSLIM- TANGA CONDUCTS TEACHERS’ SEMINAR
Bilal Tanga conducted the annual teachers’ seminar to upgrade its Hawzas and Madressa teachers. The seminar took place from 1st to 10th of June 2021 whereby more than 100 teachers from Bilal Tanga centres attended the seminar. The guest tutors included Sheikh Abdul-Razaq Amir from ABC-Arusha, Sheikh Shafi Mohammad from Muassasat. Doctor Idi from Bombo Referral Hospital-Tanga and others. The Seminar classes started from 8 AM to 12 PM (in the morning session), and from 3 PM to 5 pm (afternoon session) in Hussainiyya hall of Bilal Tanga headquarters.
TERMINAL EXAMINATIONS FOR ALL BILAL TANGA STUDENTS
Bilal Muslim Tanga conducted terminal examination for its Hawza, Madrasah and Nursery school students. Students of All three Hawzas i.e. Hawzat Qaim (atfs), Hawzat Imam Ali (‘a) and Hawzat Zahra (‘a) sat for the examination from 22nd to 27th of May 2021. Nursery school examination took part from 24th – 27th of May 2021, while exams for Madrasah students started from 28th to 30th of May 2021. Madrasah examination went parallel with examination for Mo’mineens which was conducted on 28th June 2021.