Q: I’d like to know if a Muslim woman can appoint another sister as an agent (wakil)?
A: If it is marriage that you are talking about then she should consult her parents or one of her walis and guardians in this regard.
And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.
Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)
This answer was collected from MuftiOnline.co.za, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.