The vice president Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi in a meeting with Ahmadiyya global Leader Hazrat Mira Masroor Ahmed during the Ahmadiyya convention in Hampshire United Kingdom.
Vice President Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi has commended the Ahmadiyya Muslim community worldwide for their quest for peace, tolerance and love for humanity; values that he said define any religious practice.
Ssekandi who was addressing the 50 Convention of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Association in Guild field Hampshire County in United Kingdom said, he was happy that the Ahmadiyya Muslim mission is aimed at promoting peace and justice globally.
He observed that the world today is faced with challenges of violence terrorism, radicalism, sectarian, armed conflicts and hatred based prejudices and commended Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Convention which he said provides an opportunity to reflect on global challenges and identify mitigating factors to face the future with renewed hope.
He said that the need for Peace and Justice transcends religious, ethnic and ideological boundaries and commended the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community for exhibiting tolerance, love and care despite being victims of religious intolerance and persecution in some parts of the World.
Ssekandi called upon all religious and charity organisations in the world to preserve and protect world peace, by doing more for the less fortunate and the suffering, promote reconciliation and consensus and applauded the Ahmaddiyya community’s efforts in pulling resources together to improve the livelihood of the disadvantaged and suffering people.
He said that various parts of the world lack genuine peace, which is a newvision.co.ug