The Chief Imam of Lagos, HARUNA AKINOLA, is dead.
The Muslim cleric passed away on Sunday after a brief illness.
A source said Mr. AKINOLA died at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, LASUTH.
Reacting to the cleric’s passing, the President of the Muslim Students Society of Nigeria, MSSN, in Lagos State, SAHEED ASHAFA, described him as a worthy leader.
Mr. ASHAFA urged other Islamic leaders to emulate the deceased, saying that his promotion of unity was outstanding.
He described Mr AKINOLA as an epitome of unity for the Nigerian Muslims and a worthy father for all and would be remembered for keeping Muslims together in the state and beyond.