Tuesday (29/5/218) President Jokowi accompanied by a number of working cabinet attended the closing of Ramadhan 1439 H PP Muhammadiyah, the event organized by PP Muhammadiyah was held at FKIP UHAMKA Campus and it was attended by 600 participants consisting of various PTM in Indonesia. The study agenda held the theme of “Digital Civilization Da’wah of the Millennial Enlightenment” presents Ministry of State Secretary of the Republic of Indonesia, Pratikno, Chief of Staff of President, Teten Masduki, Ministry of Education and Culture, Muhadjir Effendy, Chairman of PP Muhammadiyah, Haedar Nasir, Muhammadiyah Central Leadership, Regional Leadership Muhammadiyah from various regions, and Aisyiyah Leadership.
On this occasion, President Jokowi conveyed his welcome. He said that the most important thing is wise using social media by upholding, strengthening the norms of religious values, customs of Indonesian nation.
Jokowi also appreciated to the UHAMKA that has established medical faculty. According to him, the step is something that is needed by the people and this country.
Chairman of Muhammadiyah Central Leadership, Haedar Nasir, conveyed to his welcome that he hoped to all Muhammadiyah big family to build good role model or uswah hasanah. Haedar hopes Muhammadiyah family can display all kinds of civilization in this millennial era.
The change of society condition with all the impacts for Muhammadiyah is a reality that cannot be dammed. Despite the negative side, but how Muhammadiyah sees this as an opportunity to build a new dawah tradition of progress. Entering virtual reality is not taboo, but how can Muhammadiyah utilize it to fill it with good content, religious values, and akhlakul karimah for the good of the ummah.
President Jokowi was accompanied by the Chairman of the Central Executive Muhammadiyah, Haedar Nashir.
In his press release, UHAMKA Rector and Chief of organizer on Ramadhan of PP Muhammadiyah, Prof. Suyatno, said that Muhammadiyah dawah movement always dynamic and in accordance with the demands of his time. This character has been part of Muhammadiyah since established. Muhammadiyah movement has always transcended even its time.
When today the world community, especially Indonesia is in the fourth industrial revolution which is also called the digital age, the dawah Muhammadiyah is in the midst of the change. Now internet technology is so sophisticated, including the presence of replacement robots of human roles that have been very advanced.
The condition absolutely not only changes the mindset of society, but also it changes the culture and human civilization.
In fact, the virtual world has now created its own world with its distinctive characteristics. Communities are now connected in a virtual space that is not visible, but it has a very fast movement and a more concrete impact. This condition, of course, has an impact on the religious pattern of the community from starting to seek referral to disseminate religious content.
In addition, at the closing ceremony of UHAMKA’s Rector’s Assessment, the institute has received two new schools, junior and vocational schools in Jonggol on 85 hectares of land by Ministry of Education and Culture, Muhadjir Effendy. However, the school is still lacking dormitory facilities and dormitory.
The request to build Flat will not only come from the Chairman of PP Muhammadiyah Haedar Nasir, the request also comes from Uhamka Rector, Suyatno, who delivered directly to President Jokowi.
President Jokowi promised and agreed to build a flat or dormitory in the Muhammadiyah school environment in Jonggol, West Java. “Insya Allah two weeks this check field, immediately done, and Insya Allah it would be done at the end of this year.