The Member of Parliament (MP) for Madina-Abokobi Constituency, Alhaji Amadu Sorogho, has called on Muslims to continue to pray for peace, unity and prosperity.
He said, Allah abhors divisions in human society; therefore, there was the need for all Ghanaians, especially Muslims to respect and love one another, so that the peace of Allah, would prevail in all facets of the society.
He appealed, especially to the youth, to put their political affiliations away, and should come together and reflect on how best they can move the area forward. Adding, “Divisions always retard progress and development.”
Amadu Sorogho, was addressing a large number of Muslims during the installation of Ogbojo Muslim Community Chief (Sarkin), Deputy Chief (Galadima), Imam and Queen mother (Magajia) at a colorful ceremony at Ogbojo, in the Adentan Municipal Assembly.
Alhaji Mudasiru Alhassan, a 64-years-old driver, Alhaji Halidu, 63, businessman, Sheikh Rais Hassan, 60 and Hajia Zufau Ibrahim, who was also 60 years, were installed as Chief(Sarkin), Deputy Chief (Galadima), Chief Imam and Queen mother (Magajia), respectively.
Alhaji Sorogho, charged them to bring all Muslims in the area together to live in peace, be –Law- Abiding and harmony with other ethnic groups.
He asked, the Chiefs to lead the Muslims in contributing to the overall development of Ogbojo, Greater Accra and Ghana, and also apply fairness and justice in the settlement of disputes.
Chief Alhaji Baba Seidu, Chief of Madina, who chaired the function, appealed to them to use their good offices to promote peace and development in the Ogbojo area and to co-operate with other traditional rulers to move the area forward.
To climax the occasion, the Chief Imam of Madina, Sheikh Abdalah, who performed the ceremony, prayed for peace, prosperity, wisdom and Allah’s Guidance to the President, John Dramani Mahama, the Nation, and Ga State.