Islamiyya, Qur’anic schools closed in Katsina over Corona Virus
The emir of Daura, Alh. Umar Faruk Umar has directed for the Closure of the entire Islamiyya and Quranic schools in his domain.
The emir gave the directives while addressing chief Imams, District heads, Local Government heads of administration and other stake holders in his at his Palace.
Alh. Umar Faruk said this had become necessary following the emergence of coronavirus in the in Nigeria and other countries in the world.
Alh. Umar Faruk Umar who was visibly worried said all schools and othe unnecessary gathering should be stopped in his domain.
He requested Islamic scholars to embark on special prayers for the development of health care delivery in the area and the state in general.
Alh. Faruk Umar told the gathering that he was shocked when he heard that the two Holy Mosques in Saudi Arabia were closed as a result of Corona virus case.
He there fore called on people to take preventive measures against the disease.
The emir said any body who violated the order will be dealt with accordingly.
In a remarks, the chief Imam of ‘ Year kasuwa Juma’at mosque in Daura, Mallam Aminu Ahmad said the emergence coronavirus is a sign of warning from Almighty Allah to the people.
Mallam Aminu Ahmad said the closure of borders, schools, and other public gathering is in line with the Teachings of Islam.
He warned the entire people to go back to Allah for the sustainance of peace in the society.