Takaful Insurance of Africa Sharia Supervisory Council
Sheikh Mohamed AbdiChairman
Sheikh Mohamed Abdi is a leading Kenyan Sharia scholar and the Shariah Supervisory Council Chairman. He is a Graduate of Hadeeth from the Islamic University of Madinah in Saudi Arabia and a highly respected Imam in Nairobi. As a community leader and a scholar well versed in matters of Islamic financial jurisprudence, Sheikh Mohamed Abdi has long served as a local advisor to Muslim businessmen in the country on matters of financial dealings and the requirement for strict Sharia compliance.
Sheikh Badru Ja’ffarSecretary
Sheikh Ja’ffar is a renowned Kenyan scholar on matters of Islamic Jurisprudence. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Sciences of Hadeeth from Madinah University in Saudi Arabia, and a Post Graduate Diploma in Education from the University of Nairobi. A Masters in Islamic Banking, Finance and Management from Gloucestershire University in the United Kingdom. He is also a member of the Nairobi Jamia Masjid Council of Scholars and a committee member of the National Executive Council of Majlis Ulamaa.
Sheikh Syed Fathahudhin ThangalMember
Sheikh Thangal is a prominent Kenyan scholar on matters of Islamic jurisprudence. He holds a Masters from Al Azhar University and is the chairman of the Majlis Al Ulamaa in Kenya.