The leading defender of Islamic and Muslim rights, Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) will on Saturday bestow an award of “The Defender Of The Faithful” on the Paramount Ruler of Iwoland, Oba Abdulrosheed Adewale Akanbi.
New Telegraph reports that the award ceremony is billed to hold on Saturday, July 9, at Combo Hall LTV 8, Ikeja Lagos by 10:00 am....CONTINUE READING
According to a letter of notification made available to newsmen, the “Defender of the Faithful” award is in recognition of the pivotal role Oluwo has been playing in the propagation of Islam and openly identifying with Muslims in Yorubaland.
The letter reads, “Considering the pivotal role you have been playing as an outspoken Muslim Traditional Ruler who openly and boldly identifies with Islam in Yorubaland, the Muslims Rights Concern (MURIC) has found you eminently worthy of the award of “DEFENDER OF THE FAITHFUL”
Oluwo in his reaction to the letter, appreciated the Islamic body for considering him worthy, saying it has presented more challenge to propagate further oneness of Olodumare (Allah)...CONTINUE READING