Ondo State Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has pledged to return the erstwhile Hajj camp to the Muslims.
The site was converted to Ebola Village by the immediate past administration of Dr Olusegun Mimiko.
Chairman of the State Muslims Welfare Board (SMWB), Alhaji Khaleel Fawehinmi, broke the news while receiving members of forum of Muslimah in Akure, the state capital.
Fawehinmi told his guests that the governor had instructed the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Ifedayo Abegunde, and the Head of Service (HoS), Toyin Akinkuotu, to return the Hajj camp to Muslims.
The Islamic leader described Akeredolu as a “man of his word” whose love for Islam and Muslims was unquantifiable.
He advised Muslims in the Sunshine State to always pray for the administration to help the socio-economic development of the state.
According to him, his appointment as the Chairman of the Muslim Welfare Board was to allow him serve the interest of Muslims.
Secretary of the forum, Alhaja Hajarat Ambali, described the forum as a new generation of Muslim women working with APC’s ideology to raise the bar of Islam and Muslim women.
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