THE Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III; Lagos State deputy governor, Dr Idiat Adebule; the Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu; and wife of the governor of Osun State, Alhaja Sherifat Aregbesola, are some of the dignitaries are expected to grace the grand finale of the biennial Qur’an memorisation competition organised by the
Muslim Students’ Society of Nigeria (MSSN), Lagos State Area Unit..
The competition, being held in honour of the pioneer Amir of the association and former Secretary-General of
NSCIA, the late Alhaji Lateef Adegbite, will take place on Sunday at the Gymnasium Hall, National Institute for Sports, National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos.
At a press conference, Ashafa said the competition is to ensure that Muslim youths are encouraged to learn and memorise the Qur’an.