Unibadan Hosts International Conference on Muslim Unity And National Integration On Monday

Unibadan Hosts International Conference on Muslim Unity And National Integration On Monday

A statement was made by one of the corners of the conference,Prof Wahab Egbewole that the conference was being facilitated by the Islamic Welfare Foundation(IWF) in collaboration with the Department of Arabic and Islamic Studies,University of Ibadan.It is an avenue where Scholars from all walks of life would converge University of Ibadan ( UI ) from Monday Nov. 20 to Thursday Nov. 23 to brainstorm on Muslim Unity and the quest for National Integration.

Egbewole added that the formal opening ceremony of the conference would hold on Nov. 21 at the Arts Theatre, University of Ibadan ( UI ), with the Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu and Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, JAMB Registrar, in attendance with keynote addresses given by Prof. Muibi Opeloye of Obafemi Awolowo University ( OAU ) Ile-Ife, on “the National Integration Discourse in Nigeria: Wither the Muslim Ummah?” and Prof. Isaac Albert of University of Ibadan on “Religion and Consensus Building in Nigeria’’.

He also stated that more than 100 Abstracts had been received from other stakeholders both within and outside the country on issues relating to the theme.

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