Legacies of Sheikh Abdullahi Fodiye are solution to our problems -Sayyid Zakzaky
On Sunday 17 march 2013, body of the resource forum of the islamic movement in Nigeria, under the leadership of Sayyid Zakzaky (H) marked the 2nd annual birthday ceremony of Sheikh Abdullahi gwandu in Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi state.
The programme was opened with a prayer by Malam yakubu yahaya, recitation of some Qur'anic verses, followed by inviting Sayyid Zakzaky (H) as a guest speaker to the podium.
The revered leader of the Islamic movement began with informing the general public on the occasion of Sayyidah Zainab's birthday in the month of Jimada Ula, and also congratulates Muslim ummah on the birthday of Sheikh Abdullahi gwandu.
Sayyid Zakzaky (H) cited various aspect of the life of Sheikh Abdullahi, including his vast knowledge, poetry, books and other religious activities.
He further explained the role of Sheikh Abdullahi during the jihad of his brother Sheikh Usman Fodiye.
Before the programme commenced, Sayyid Zakzaky (H) held a conference with members of the press on Saturday 16.
Responding to the journalists questions, Sayyid Zakzaky (H) said, "The Muslim Ummah has a better chance now to emulate the good virtues of the famous Shaikh Abdullahi Gwandu considering the social vices threatening the fabrics of our society,