Educationist warns Muslims against extravagant spending




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ILORIN – An educationist, Hajia Khadijat Olayiwola-Imam, on Tuesday Ilorin warned Muslims against extravagant spending while neglecting Zakat.

Olayiwola-Imam gave warning while delivering a Ramadan lecture entitled: ” Zakat vs Extravagance: Neglected Strong Pillar Islam.’’

lecture, which held at , organised by wife Kwara governor, Mrs Omolewa Ahmed.

According her, Zakat is one the five pillars Islam which has been neglected largely because find it difficult share the needy.

She said Zakat ensure love, unity and equality, adding that Islam rejects extremism any form. [eap_ad_2] “Zakat is a stipulation by God which enjoins all Muslims to give out a part of their wealth which had been saved or excess for a year or more.

“It is unfortunate that adherents are neglecting this very important tenet of Islam,” she said.

Also speaking at the forum, Dr Khayrat Abikan of the Department of Family Medicine, Teaching Hospital, advised to take care of the skin.

Abikan, who warned that bleaching cream could lead to brain damage or , added that using lukewarm water rather hot or cold water best in cleansing the skin. (NAN)[eap_ad_3]