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Why Couples Should Undergo Certificate Course Before Marriage – Hisbah

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Why Couples Should Undergo Certificate Course Before Marriage – Hisbah

Why couples should undergo certificate course before marriage, it has been reported that an official of the board said couples needs to do whatever it takes to remain married and avoid divorce.

Couples to undergo certificate course before marriage: Kano Hisbah

The Kano State Hisbah Board say it would henceforth request intending Muslim couples undergo a marriage counseling course and get certified before consummating their union.

Harun Ibn-Sina, Hisbah’s commander-general on Thursday said the proposal was necessary owing to the increasing rate of divorce among couples in the state.

These couples would also be required to undergo health checks to ascertain their status, Mr Ibn-Sina said.

Couples Should Undergo Certificate Course

Couples Should Undergo Certificate Course
Couples Should Undergo Certificate Course

“The board is trying its best to reduce divorce to the barest minimum, sensitise couples on how to love and understand each other,” the commander said at a one-day seminar for married couples in Kano.

“Most of those divorced are young mothers with four to five children, left alone to take care of themselves,” he noted further, advising that there was a need for couples to love and tolerate one another.

Mr Ibn-Sina said the board took the initiative as cases of marital conflicts the board was receiving was becoming too rampant.

“Divorce has led many young children to mingle with bad friends which has led them to engage in social vices.

“Couples need to love and tolerate each other for the sake of their wards,” he said.

The commander urged parents and Islamic scholars to continue to preach peace among couples.

On her part, the Assistant Deputy Commander General, Women and Marriage Unit, Hafsat Waziri, said that mothers need to be prayerful and patient in their marriages.

“Marriage is not a bed of roses, both husband and wife need to support one another.

Couples Should Undergo Certificate Course

“The rate at which women are being divorced now is very alarming and there is a need for both couples to do whatever it takes to stick together,” she said.

In the same vein, Wazirin Kano, Alhaji Sa’adu Shehu, thanked the board for the awareness programme, pointing out that a lot of marriages will be saved. (NAN)

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