What is Wifaqul Ulama’s Organisational Structure?

(Qari) Muhammad Shoyaib Nurgat

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh

A brief Introduction to our Ameer is given below.

Shaykhul-Hadeeth (Maulana) Mohammad Ayub Bande Ilahi

He is the beloved student of Allamah (Muhadith) Yunus Jonpuri and currently a Shaykhul-Hadeeth in Britain. He is also compiling the works of his Shaykh as al-Yawaqeet al-Ghaliyah. Shaykhul-Hadeeth (Maulana) Mohammad Ayub Bande Ilahi is the current Amer of Wifaqul Ulama.

Shaykhul-Hadeeth (Maulana) Mohammad Ayub Bande Ilahi (HA) has a team of Ulama who are part of executive Shura.

The following are various departments and their leads. These deaprtement meet one a month to discuss their progress. The department heads also meet with the Executive Shura twice or at least once a year and provide reports on their respective departments.

Darul-Iftaa Department

The long term aim and goal of this department is to deliberate and issue legal rulings keeping in view the context of life in Britain. This committee is headed by (Mufti) Yusuf Sacha (HA).

Public Affairs Department

The long term aim and goal of this department is to provide guidance to Muslims in Britain with respect to Media, political and legal affairs. This committee is headed by (Mufti) Amjad Mohammed (HA).

Interfaith Department

The long term aim and goal of this department is to foster Interfaith relations and strengthen the ties for Muslims in Britain . This committee is headed by (Maulana) Hashim Sacha (HA).

Administration Department

This department looks after the affairs of the website and social Media promotion . This committee is headed by (Qari) Muhammad Shoyaib Nurgat (HA).

Finance Department

This department looks after the financial affairs of the Wifaqul Ulama . This committee is headed by (Maulana) Hashim Sacha (HA) but daily affairs are run by his deputy (Maulana) Farook Kazi (HA).