DIRECT AID DISTRIBUTES ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF HOLY QURAN
DIRECT AID DISTRIBUTES COPIES OF HOLY QURAN TRANSLATION
By Burhani Muhunzi, SUMAIT University
Zanzibar, Chukwani, (SUN) – The Kuwait based Direct Aid has distributed more than 1,000 copies of the English Translation of the Holy Quran to the SUMAIT University here on the eve of the Holy Month of Ramadhan, next month.
Director of Direct Aid in Zanzibar, Mr. Aiman Kamal Mohamed presented boxes containing copies of the Holy Book to the Dean, Faculty of Islamic Studies and Shariah, Prof. Yunis Abdille Musa for distribution.
Immediately after the presentation, Prof. Yunis entrusted the distribution work to the SUMAIT University Students Organization (SUSO) and according to SUSO, the distribution was going on well and that each student would get a copy of the Holy Book.
The translation of the meaning of the Noble Quran has been jointly rendered in the English language by Dr. Muhammad Taqi-ud-Din al-Hilali, formerly Professor of Islamic Faith and Teachings and Dr. Mohammad Muhsin Khan formerly Director, University Hospital of the Islamic University, al-Madinah al-Munawwarah.
SUMAIT University which was in 2017 listed one of the top 31 and 200 universities in Tanzania and Africa respectively following the uniRank ranking, is the only University in Tanzania which provides detailed degree programmes in Islamic Studies.
Other programmes are Bachelor of Science with Education, Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Bachelor of Science in Information Technology, Bachelor of Arts with Education and Bachelor of Arts in Counseling Psychology.