The Emir of Kano Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero has on Tuesday sent delegates from the Emirate Council to inspect the newly constructed Nasrul Lahi L fatih (NASFAT’s) Juma’at mosque in Sabon Gari area of the state.
The ultra-modern mosque was built by the NASFAT leadership in North west Zone-1, covering Kano, Jigawa and Katsina states with accommodation capacity of 4000 worshipers at a time.
The delegates were led by the Chief Imam of Kano and a former Vice Chancellor of Bayero University, Kano (BUK), Prof. Zaharaddeen accompanied by the District Head of Fagge Alhaji Mahmoud Ado Bayero.
The delegation also conducted a thorough inspection of the mosque to confirm that it conforms with positioning to Qibla and other sharia compliant requirements.
Also, the Emirate Council commended NASFAT for maintaining a good relationship with other Islamic organisations within the immediate environment and non Muslims alike.
Prof. Zaharadeen also praised the leadership of NASFAT for their pioneering roles in various Dawah areas and noting that the emirate has been following its activities with keen interest.
The District Head of Fagge Mahmoud Ado Bayero, thanked the Yoruba community for cohabiting in the state peacefully.
On his part, the NASFAT Zonal Chairman Alhaji Kazeem Taoreed appreciated the level of respect, love that the Kano emirate reserved for them.
He noted that the mosque is just one out of the numerous part of NASFAT programmes while stating that Fountain University, Osogbo was created by NASFAT to create an enlighten Muslim society and has been graduating students for a long time.
Taoreed added that numerous primary and secondary schools were established by NASFAT all over the federation which he said will also be replicated in Kano very soon.
‘’NASFAT Relief Initiative as an NGO arm of NASFAT has spent N65m so far on members and non members nationwide to cushion the effect of COVID-19.’ Taoreed noted.
The Chairman also stated that NASFAT’S intention is to have a full Islamic complex in Kano to accommodate Primary and secondary school, Islamiya and a host of other projects.
The inspection event witnessed the presence of NASFAT Branch Excos, Council of elders members, women management committee and youth leadership.