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).