Ustadha Rookeya Kaka
Ustadha Rookeya Kaka completed a five-year intensive program (1999-2003) in the traditional Islamic sciences at a renowned institute, Madrassa Muenul Islam, situated in Johannesburg, South Africa. At the hands of many eminent scholars she completed several texts in Hanafi Fiqh, Usool al-Fiqh, Aqida, Hadeeth and Tafseer. She received ijazah in Sahih al-Bukhari on completion of the five year program and completed memorization of the Quran during this period of study. From 2004-2007, while studying towards a Bachelors Degree in Communication and Media Studies at the University of South Africa, she taught Qur’an, Fiqh, Islamic History, Hadeeth and Aqaaid to young children and teenage girls. She continues seeking knowledge from various prestigious scholars. She has completed a course in Muslim Family Law and is currently studying the classical texts relating to menstruation with Mufti Abdur-Rahman. Presently she teaches the Islamic Sciences and Arabic to woman in South Africa. She also teaches Hanafi Fiqh online for the Rahmah Foundation.