The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has condoled the family of the late Sheikh Abubakar Gero Argungu who passed away on Wednesday September 6th,2023

The Commission in a condolence letter personally signed by the Chairman/CEO, Alh. Zikrullah Kunle Hassan described the late cleric as a reknown scholar a Da’wah activist who will be greatly missed by the Muslim Ummah.” With deep sense of loss and sorrow but with total submission to the Will of Almighty Allah that we received the sad news of the death of our beloved scholar, Sheikh Abubakar Gero Argungu which occurred on Wednesday 6th September,2023.”

“The late Sheikh Argungu was no doubt a reknown scholar and Da’wah activist not only in Kebbi, his state of origin but throughout Nigeria. We particularly noted his immense contributions and selfless services to Kebbi state pilgrims as well as the entire Nigerian pilgrims We besiege the Almighty Allah to forgive him and elevate his station among those who are guided, send him among the path of those who came before and enlarge for him his grave and shed light upon him in aljanat firdaus Amen”.

On behalf of the management and staff of the Commission, we hereby express our heartfelt condolence to his entire family, the Jama’ atul Izalatil Bid’ah Wal” iqamatis Sunnah(JIBWIS ), and the Muslim Ummah at large. We prayed the Almighty Allah to grant all the fortitude to bear this great loss. Amen,”

Mousa Ubandawaki

Deputy Director,
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