Mohammed Kaka Misau
Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi state has announced the intention of his administration to build an international Quranic center in the state in honor of the renowned Islamic scholar, Sheik Dahiru Usman Bauchi.
A press statement from the Governor’s Aide on New Media, Alhaji Lawal Mu’azu, explained that the move was an effort to expand the memorization and propagation of Islamic and Quranic knowledge among the Muslim ummah.
He said that the Governor made his intention known when he paid homage to the Islamic Scholar at his residence recently.
According to Mu’azu, his principal appreciated the cleric for his immense contributions to the development of Bauchi state through propagating knowledge and guidance.
He said that the Governor assured the Sheikh that the gesture will be reciprocated by establishing the international Quranic Recitation center in his honor.
Mu’azu said that, Sheik Dahiru Usman Bauchi while responding, commended the Governor for his outstanding performance and contribution to the development of Bauchi state.
He said that the establishment of the Quranic centre will go a long way in propagating the knowledge of Islam among the Muslim faithfuls.