This is the official blog of the Nigeria-based Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), a human rights organization which promotes, protects and projects the rights of Muslims. This group condemns terrorism and all acts of violence. Its motto is 'Dialogue, Not Violence'
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
MURIC CONDOLES SULTAN, OTHERS ON DEATH OF EMIR OF TSAFE
MURIC CONDOLES SULTAN,
OTHERS ON DEATH OF EMIR OF TSAFE
The Emir of Tsafe in Zamfara State,
Alhaji Habibu Aliyu, died yesterday after a brief illness. He was 62 years old.
He has since been buried according to Islamic rites.
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) commiserates
with the Sultan of Sokoto and President General of the Nigerian Supreme Council
for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III, Governor AbdulAziz
Yari of Zamfara State, Tsafe Emirate and the entire Muslim community in
May Almighty Allah forgive the late Emir
and repose his soul in Aljannah firdaus. May Allah also grant the family the fortitude
to bear the loss.
Professor Ishaq Akintola,
Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC)