KUALA TERENGGANU – “My life is more calm now and I’m happy living my life as a
Muslim. I can’t wait to fast during this coming Ramadan,” said Nur Nina Farisha
The 19-year-old teenager had recently converted to Islam during a lecture by
international preacher Dr Zakir Naik in Kemaman.
The Diploma in Mechanical Engineering student at Ranaco College, Kemaman,
said she had fasted with her friends in 2014 and hoped she could perform the
religious obligation well this year.
“I’m attending religious classes held by the college to study the basis of
the ‘fardu ain’ and the Al-Quran…and I’m also getting comfortable with wearing
“I’m lucky to have many college friends who are ready to help me understand
Islam and answer whatever questions related to the religion,” she told reporters
when met at the official residence of Terengganu Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad
Razif Abdul Rahman here.
Earlier, Nur Nina Farisha received her Muslim conversion accreditation card
from Ahmad Razif’s wife Toh Puan Seri Halina Zakaria.
Present were Terengganu Religious Affairs commissioner Datuk Omar Musa and
Ranaco Education & Training Institute Sdn Bhd chief executive officer Ahmad
At the event, she also received a special contribution of RM1,000 from
Maidam. – BERNAMA