Syariah talk focusses on Nafkah

Rokiah Mahmud

The Khadra management and Consultancy (Syariah Compliance) in collaboration with Tetuan Peguam Syar’ie Al-Wady conducted a talk on Nafkah yesterday.

The talk was the first in a series of Legal Talks in Islamic Law held at SEAMEO-Voctech Regional Centre, Gadong. The objective of the talk was to understand the Islamic concept of Nafkah (maintenance responsibility and support).

The one-day talk was delivered by Syar’ie lawyer from Tetuan Peguam Syar’ie Al-Wady Haji Suhaili bin Haji Momin.

The talk covered on understanding the necessity of Nafkah as a commandment of Islam, understanding the wisdom behind Nafkah from Al-Quran, maintenance for prosperity and common basis for Nafkah calculation.

A question and answer session was also held. Participants comprised members of the public, government staff and students of higher learning institutions.

ABOVE & BELOW: FROM LEFT: Syar’ie lawyer from Tetuan Peguam Syar’ie Al-Wady Haji Suhaili bin Haji Momin delivers his talk; and participants in a group photo. PHOTOS: ROKIAH MAHMUD