June 13, 2017 – Sokoto State Spends N91Million On 90 Islamic Clerics, Imams Travelling To Mecca To Pray For Buhari’s Healing
The Governor of Sokoto state through the Religious Affairs Commissioner, Katami Mani today announced that the Government of Sokoto has sponsored a 90-man contingent of Islamic clerics to travel to Mecca in Saudi Arabia to pray for President Buhari’s healing.
While addressing the clerics heading to Mecca, the commissioner said each of them will get N250,000 as Basic Travelling Allowance.
He also told reporters that the main mission of the 90 Imams is to pray for quick healing for Buhari in order to enable him to come back to Nigeria alive to continue the good work he started for the country.
The leader of the group, Shagari Maidamma praises Sokoto state government for the N91million given to his group to carry out the mission assigned to them.
He promises that the clerics will not engage themselves in any act capable of tarnishing the image of the country in Mecca.