Insecurity: Katsina holds special prayer session
By our correspondent
As insecurity intensified in Katsina State, a special prayer session was organized and held yesterday at Katsina Central Mosque to seek for Allah’s intervention.
The prayer session, which was led by the Chief Imam of the mosque, Malam Mustapha Gambo, was a attended by Muslims from different sects.
The Chief Imam stressed the need for all Muslims to sincerely re-assess their conducts and seek forgiveness of Allah so as to overcome the trying times.
However, Gambo, enjoined Muslims to seek Allah’s intervention in all matters and troubles in their existence, saying there is no difficulty too big for Allah to over turn.
Also speaking, sheik Ismail Alkatsinawi said most religious leaders have stopped preaching in a way it ought to have been conducted for reasons best known to them.
He said: “Preaching is no longer carried to the doorsteps of local communities but instead focused only on urban centres.”