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COTABATO CITY—In the pursuit of promoting peace and order in their communities, the Ministry of Public Order and Safety (MPOS) organized a community information drive on April 2, 2023, called ‘Muhadhara’ or lecture in the art of public speaking.
The event, attended by 60 participants from various communities in this city, focused on reinforcing the religious and spiritual aspects of Islam, particularly the teachings of the Quran and Sunnah of Prophet Muhammad (SAW) in preserving and promoting public order and safety in the communities.
Guest speaker, Nasruddin Musa Awja, emphasized the essential role of youth and community participation in sustaining and promoting peace, public order, and safety.
The event also highlighted the importance of Ukhuwah Islamiyah or Islamic brotherhood in advancing the objective of the activity.
MPOS Development Management Officer Bhenhur Ayob shared that the event aims to strengthen the Islamic brotherhood to achieve a peaceful Bangsamoro.
During the Muhadhara, participants pledged to share the message of Islam as a religion of peace and committed to promoting peace, public order, and safety in their communities.
The event also reminded them that the Month of Ramadhan is an excellent opportunity for reflection and strengthening faith, encouraging them to continue learning, and seeking Islamic knowledge even after the month of fasting. (Majid Nur/BIO with reports from MPOS)