Iban woman embraces Islam

Fadley Faisal

An 18-year-old Iban woman embraced Islam during a ceremony at the Islamic Dakwah Centre’s Al-Muhtadiin Room yesterday.

Islamic Da’wah Centre Assistant Director Abdul Aziz bin Haji Abdul Kahar witnessed the conversion.

After reciting Surah Al-Fatihah, Nurhayati anak Jingan recited Dua Kalimah Syahadah during the ceremony.

The convert has chosen Atilla Sofeana Nuurhayati binti Abdul Alim Jingan as her Islamic name.

Abdul Aziz later presented a memento to the new convert, followed by a recitation of Doa Selamat.

The Islamic Da’wah Centre revealed that a total of 435 residents converted to Islam in 2020.

Atilla Sofeana Nuurhayati binti Abdul Halim Jingan during her conversion ceremony. PHOTO: ISLAMIC DA’WAH CENTRE