World Federation Elections
In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful
"The worst people are those who judge the fault of others, but are blind to their own."
- Imam Ali ibn Abu Talib (AS)
As Salaam 'Alaikum,
Additional information about the upcoming World Federation elections, as well as the candidates running for the office of World Federation President, has been shared with the SIIJLA EC, and we would like to share it with our members. As more information becomes available, we will pass it along.
Preparations are underway for the triennial Conference of The World Federation of Khoja Shia Ithna-Asheri Muslim Communities, which will take place in Mombasa, Kenya in March. This will be preceded by the election of the President for this organization for the 2020-2023 term. Election date is 30 and 31 January 2020.
All members of the Respective WF jamaats will have an opportunity to participate in this election process and more details will be provided as they are received.
In the meantime, we would like to provide the community some information and background for those who want further clarity on the election process as well as the three candidates who are standing for President:
FAQ document regarding the Presidential election: WF FAQ Document link
Br Safder Jaffer: https://safder4president.org/
Br Ashik Rashid: https://www.rashid4president.com/
Dr Husein Jiwa: https://huseinjiwa.com/
Please note that the Facebook group below has been set up to provide all the information on the candidates, their presentations, visits, pledges, manifestos etc. Please join this forum to stay fully abreast of the issues at stake:
Link to WF Election Facebook Group
If you have any questions, please contact SIIJLA Secretary: Sr. Nazneen Nathani Mirza - [email protected].
With Salaams & Duas,