By Hauwa Gold
The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’advert Abubakar III, on Monday commissioned a Centre for Intellectual Services on Sokoto Caliphate donated by former Gov. Aliyu Wamakko of the state.
Sen. Wamakko is at the moment representing Sokoto North Senatorial District.
Represented by the Wazirin Sokoto, Prof. Sambo Junaid, the sultan recommended Wamakko for the gesture.
The sultan additional appealed to different rich people to emulate the Senator in propagating Islamic faith.
He additionally praised the legislator for serving to within the publication of the literary works of the founding fathers of the Sokoto Caliphate.
” The day could be very historic for the centre, working around the clock to propagate the literary works of the founding fathers of the Sokoto Caliphate.
” These founding fathers had tirelessly labored to jot down on all elements of human lives, despite their legendary Jihad actions .”
Wamakko, who was represented by Prof. Musa Maitafsir, stated that he donated the workplace to the centre, as a part of his sustained efforts to bolster the expansion and improvement of Islam and Islamic training.
Sen. Wamakko additionally stated that every one Islamic organizations could be supplied with places of work on the Africa Secretariat of the Muslim World League Organization, domiciled in Sokoto.
Wamakko additional advocated an academic summit to brainstorm on the opportunity of integrating the works of the founding fathers of Sokoto Caliphate into the prevailing curricular in Nigeria.
The Senator, who can also be the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Basic and Secondary Education, stated doing so would assist in revamping training and make sure the ethical rejuvenation of youths.
The Religious Affairs Commissioner, Alhaji Mani Katami, who was represented by Alhaji Liman Maigero, Director, Shariah Education, pledged that the state authorities would proceed to help within the propagation of Islamic training.
The Chairman of the Management Committee of the Centre, Alhaji Muhammadu Usman, additionally the District Head of Goronyo, expressed happiness that the centre, which operated in a rented workplace for over 15 years, now had a everlasting workplace.
Two Islamic clerics, Sheikh Sidi Sidi and Sheikh Ahmadu Mai-Roba, described Wamakko’s gesture as unparalleled and urged different rich people to emulate him.(NAN)