Katsina Emir Calls For Special Prayers To Save Land State From Violence, Banditry
The Emir of Katsina, Alhaji Abdulmumin Kabir, has directed everyone in his emirate to embark on special prayers for God’s intervention as more communities in Katsina State come under attack by bandits in recent days.
The Emir made this call on Friday in Katsina, while speaking with Islamic clerics.
According to him, as from today, all citizens of Katsina Emirate should embark on special prayers for Allah’s intervention against the activities of bandits and cattle rustlers.
“As Muslims, we should embark on aggressive prayers for Allah’s
intervention to end this menace.
“The bandits have killed my people and kidnapped women and children.
“We have no option than to resort to prayers; Islam teaches that
prayer is the only weapon against calamities.
“We all must pray. Our special prayers will surely assist the security
agents in their operations against the bandits,” he stated.