Fire Incident : Pastor Donates Praying Mats,Kettles to Mosque
In a bid to promote peaceful co-existence , Kaduna based Pastor donated praying materials to burnt mosque .
The general overseer of Christ Evangelical and Life Intervention Ministry, Sabon- Tasha, Kaduna Staten, Pastor Yohanna Buru who made the donation said the extend love and kindness to was necessary ,especially in time of need such as this .
According to him, the show of love and peace is the main reason for the donation of plastic kettles and praying mats to the chief Imam of Fulani road mosque at Tudun –wada Kaduna .
The Christian cleric was together with other Christian scholars from the church to share the plastic kettles and praying mats in order to strengthening relationship between Christian-and-muslims and to commensurate with them over the incident.
“We were here last seven months to commiserate with the chief imam and the Muslim Ummah after the fire incident that destroyed the Arabic school and the mosque at the same night.
Pastor Yohanna called on other wealthy Muslims ,Peace NGO and state Government to equally support the mosque and the Islamic school with other necessary materials.
Adding that the chief Imam of the mosque is his good friend for long time,
Buru who called on Muslims and Christians to all pray for peace stability in the state,urged all scholars to double effort in praying to God to bring an end to insecurity challenges affecting all sector of human development.
“We all must remember that we are from same parents (Adam and Eve) and we all worship one God. We must remember that we are one Family under God”
Receiving The gift , sheikh Salihu mai –Barota ,chief Imam of the mosque expressed happiness over the donation by pastor Yohanna and his members.
According to him ,the fire out break has destroyed 5 Islamic classes and the mosque ,but Glory be to Allah, they were able to rebuild the mosque and fixed it.
He said, this is not the first time pastor Yohanna is Visiting him at his mosque to strengthening Muslim –Christian Clerics-Relationship in order to promote peace and unity.
He then called on Muslim and Christian youths to be Tolerant and embrace peace .