CURRENTLY ON AIR ⇒
  • The Conversation
    Tuesday, 11:05 am - 12:00 pm
    [ - ]

feedback@radioislam.org.za

Radio Islam Logo


((( Listen Live )))))
Radio Islam Logo


Condolences Pour in for Malaysia Imam Who Passed Away While Delivering Jumu’ah Khutbah

 

Faizel Patel, Radio Islam News – 09-06-2019

(Twitter: @FaizelPatel143)

 

The Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail has expressed her condolences to the family of a 68-year-old Imam who passed away while delivering the Jumu’ah Khutba.

Ustaz Ku Yaacob Ku Hashim a former teacher of Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Agama Kedah collapsed midway during his Khutbah at the Al-Bukhary masjid on the blessed day of Jumu’ah.

Hassan Mustafa Afifuddin, former student of the Imam says they were shocked when Imam Ku Yaacob collapsed.

“A few of us rushed to bring him down and several doctors in the congregation administered CPR while I called for an ambulance.”

He says Ku Yaacob passed away soon after reaching the Sultanah Bahiyah (HSB) hospital.

According to renowned Islamic scholar Mufti Ismail Menk on Instagram, Ku Yaacob openly declared his shahadah and read verses of the Qur’an asking people to be conscious of Allah and not to die except in the condition of submission to Allah.

Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail expressed sadness at the passing of Ku Yaacob.

“Death is a very humbling experience. Condolences to the family of Ustaz Ku Yaacob Ku Hashim.

No details were available of when Ku Yaacob was laid to rest.

– MSN News. 

ADVERTISE HERE

Prime Spot!!!

Contact:
advertisingadmin@radioislam.co.za 

Related Articles

Palestine Report

Palestine Report

Sameera Casmod | sameerac@radioislam.co.za 04 March 2024 | 12:38 p.m. SAST 3 minute read Hamas envoys arrived in Cairo over the weekend to attend truce negotiations with Qatari and US officials. Reports indicate a sudden urgency in the United States’ encouragement of...

read more
OUTA, DA and Rise Mzansi threaten Premier over e-tolls

OUTA, DA and Rise Mzansi threaten Premier over e-tolls

Neelam Rahim | neelam@radioislam.co.za 3-minute read 03 March 2024 | 10:00 CAT The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA), the DA and new kid-on-the-block, Rise Mzansi, have all threatened Gauteng Premier Panyaza Lesufi over his failed promise to scrap e-tolls. Reports...

read more

Subscribe to our Newsletter

0 Comments

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *