The Da’wah Institute of Nigeria (DIN) is partnering with the Development Initiative of West Africa (DIWA) to train 39 Imams and religious leaders across 6 states; Kogi, Niger, Sokoto, Kano, Gombe and Yobe on the use of Information and Communication Technology for research and enhance their capacity for Peace Building.
The 4-day training which commenced on the 14th October 2018 is geared towards supporting imams and religious leaders in Nigeria with the central theme: Communication and Information Technology for Imams and Religious Leaders. Throughout the training period the participants will be exposed to various research methods including effective usage of search engine and word processing software. They are also being trained on the use of the e-library software, Al-Maktabatu as-Shamila.
Cross Section of participants and facilitators: