The International Centre for Islamic Culture and Education has expressed sadness over the death of the Director of Administration of Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Malam Yusuf Chinedozi Nwoha.
The Islamic Centre through its Director-General, Dr Kabir Kabo Usman said Malam Yusuf Chinedozi Nwoha who died in a road accident in Okene, Kogi State, on Wednesday on his way to Owerri, Imo State, for the Eidul Adha contributed to Islamic propagation in no small way.
A statement issued by Alhaji Abdulkadir Ahmed Ibrahim, the Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the Director-General of the ICICE said as Muslims we take solace that every soul shall die and we confidently pray that Brother Yusuf Chinedozi Nwoha died as a Martyr.
‘’His contributions in the propagation of Islam and the successes achieved by the NSCIA can only be rewarded by Allah (SWT),’’ said the statement.
The statement condoled the President General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, His Eminence the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar, the Families of Late Brother Yusuf Chinedozi Nwoha, and the entire Muslim Ummah, on the death of this faithful who devoted most of his life times serving Islam.