ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Supreme Court Pakistan Tasadduq Hussein Jillani and President International Islamic University Islamabad, Dr. Ahmed Yousif Al-Draiweesh discussed academic and judicial relations between IIUI and the Judiciary in their meeting at the office of Chief Justice.
Justice Sheikh Tasadduq Hussein Jillani, while warmly welcomed Dr. Al-Draiweesh lauded prominent role of IIUI for playing vital role in training of judges in the university and facilitating their training abroad, especially in Saudi Arabia.
Chief Justice expressed his thanks and appreciation for the distinctive and pioneering efforts which the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is making for the service of Islam and Muslims, particularly its pioneering efforts for the service of the Two Holy Mosques and to facilitate the access of the pilgrims and visitors to the Holy Places.
He also highly lauded the excellent historical relations between the two brotherly states of Saudi Arabia and the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, which he hopes will further increase stronger day by day by the Grace of Allah. He also congratulated the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, on the award of the Honorary Doctorate degree in Politics and International Relations from IIUI.
Justice Sheikh Tasadduq urged the International Islamic University to exert more attention to enhancing the capacity of the judges, advocates and Ulema so that they can guide the people to goodness, righteousness and happiness in the Hereafter.
He also extolled the prominent role of the Prof. Dr. Ahmed bin Yousif Al Draiweesh for promotion of education his academic and leadership qualities, which he hoped, will enable him to manage this prestigious university competently and effectively and succeed in bringing it at par with other distinguished and advanced Islamic universities of the world.
On the occasion, President IIUI thanked the Chief Justice for the noble feelings expressed by him and prayed Almighty Allah to enable him to come up to his expectation and the expectation of the University’s other senior officials.
He also briefly apprised the Chief Justice about the various academic, religious, cultural activities and programs that university is pursuing in the interest of knowledge, students, Islam and Muslims. The President IIUI also invited Chief Justice in meeting of the University’s Board of Trustees, of which he is a member and that is going to be held soon. The Chief Justice thankfully accepted the invitation of the President he also invited him to grace the university with his personal visit that would enable the university community to benefit from his rich and valuable academic and judicial expertise.
At the end of the meeting, the President thanked the Chief Justice for his warm welcome and hospitality. and said that he benefited much from his valuable advice and guidance, which would help him in leading this University to further development academically, administratively and technically and make it a great citadel of knowledge that would illuminate for the Muslims the path to goodness, righteousness, moderation and balance and keep them at a distance from extremism and militancy. He also expressed his hope that this would help in preserving the original character of this University while benefiting from all the modern knowledge and sciences which are beneficial to mankind.
Judge Federal Shariat Court Justice Fida Muhammad Khan visited International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI) on Monday and called on President IIUI Dr. Ahmed Yousif Al-Draiweesh where both of them discussed matters pertaining to the meeting of Board of Governors of the varsity.
Director General AF& P Gulzar Ahmed Khwaja and founder of Lahore Islamic University Dr. Hafiz Abdur Rehman Madni were also present during the meeting. Matters pertaining to the meeting of Board of trustees were also discussed in the meeting.
Justice Fida lauded the services of IIUI for promotion of education and hoped university would further excel in the leadership of Dr. Al-Draiweesh. President IIUI apprised the Justice regarding future plans and steps taken for provision of quality education in all three campuses of the university. He also informed him about the grand meetings of the university and hoped that in the guidance of all the members of Board of trustees and Board of governors both meetings would pave for the development and prosperity of the university.
Head Teacher Education Project (TEP) Dr. Mahmood ul Hassan Butt on Monday called on President international Islamic University Islamabad Dr. Ahmed Yousif Al-Draiweesh and discussed the matters pertaining to promotion of education, enhancing and strengthening the educational system.
The meeting was also joined by Founder of Lahore Islamic University Dr. Hafiz Abdur Rehman Madni. Dr. Al-Draiweesh and Dr. Mehmood ul Hassan agreed to strengthen the relations between IIUI and TEP. It was agreed in the meeting that by enhancing the mutual cooperation the teachers would be provided with the knowledge, skills and dispositions required to be effective instructors and to meet Pakistan’s National Standards for Teachers.
Dr. Mahmood ul Hassan vowed that TEP is ready to provide all possible cooperation to IIUI. He also lauded the role of university for providing quality education to students of above 40 countries of the world.
Dr. Al-Draiweesh said IIUI is committed to cooperate with organizations such as Lahore Islamic University and constructive projects like Teacher Education Project can help to promote education and set higher standards of education. He stressed upon exchange of delegations of students and faculty for strong mutual relations among the Islamic countries.
At the end, university crest was presented to Dr. Mahmood ul Hassan Butt.