Jamaal Boakye (West Africa)
• West African
• Was a Christian
• Became Muslim in Dec. 25, 1993
At that time, I was having difficulties at university and found that the Qur'an told me how to deal with them. I found I read the Qur'aan more and the Bible less. I related more to the Qur'aan and its teachings and so my belief in it increased. When I came back to London, I told a Muslim friend I was interested in Islaa. On Christmas day that year, he took me to the local mosque and I took my shahadah (testification of faith)."