Imams in Enugu State have held a general prayer meeting at the Central Mosque in Uwani-Enugu to invoke the mercy of Allah to save Nigeria from Coronavirus.
The prayer session was organised at the instance of the Sarkin Hausawa, Alhaju Idri Ado Suleiman III.
A statement read by Suleiman, read by the Sarkin Yaki, Ibrahim Sameila, noted that Allah sustains mankind, removes illnesses and cures diseases. He added that ‘there is no cure greater than that of Allah’.
“Allah, we beseech you to grant us peace all over the nation and safeguard us because you are the source of safety,” he prayed.
The lead missionary of NASFAT, Muhammad Usman, noted that COVID-19 was a pandemic which threatens the world, but thanked God the disease has not been reported in Enugu.
Chief Imam of Garriki Khalid Muhammad prayed God to protect Nigerians and Enugu State in particular from the pandemic.