Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has directed the fast rebuilding of two mosques broken by some protesters within the Nsukka Space of the State.
DAILY POST stories that this was introduced by the chairman of Nsukka Native Authorities Space, Hon. Cosmas Ugwueze.
The Chairman made this disclosure when he visited the situation of the broken mosques.
The go to was on the occasion of Governor Ugwuanyi.
Ugwueze mentioned the State Authorities was saddened in regards to the injury carried out to the mosques, stressing that the Governor instantly directed him to go to the place and make sure the security and safety of the lives and property of all residents.
The council boss declared that nothing will cease the age-long peaceable coexistence between Igbo and Muslim neighborhood in Nsukka.
He pressured that misunderstanding between two individuals ought to not have degenerated into assaults on Muslims and their worship facilities.
The chairman who equally donated assorted meals gadgets to the Muslims appealed to them to evangelise love and peaceable coexistence to their members and discouraged them from partaking in reprisal assault.
“What occurred final Saturday was unlucky as a result of for a lot of many years there was a peaceable coexistence between the Muslims and Igbo neighborhood right here in Nsukka.
“I need to guarantee you of the federal government’s willpower to make Enugu State liveable for all no matter tribe or faith.
“His Excellency, the Governor of Enugu State, Rt. Hon. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, on whose occasion I undertook this go to, has directed that the mosques be rebuilt.
“That’s the reason I’m right here to convey this message to you and to additionally guarantee you that the State Authorities additionally directed that each one the properties misplaced can be changed,” he acknowledged.
He recommended the Muslims leaders in Nsukka for his or her maturity in dealing with the unlucky scenario.
“I commend your leaders for the way by way of which this matter is being dealt with, name again your members to return to their lawful and legit enterprise with out concern of assault or harassment as the federal government has restored normalcy,” he mentioned.
In his response, Yakubu Omeh the Chief Imam of Nsukka Central Mosque who thanked the Chairman for the go to and his promise to instantly rebuild the broken mosques mentioned that the assault on their worship facilities is not going to injury the nice relationship that exists between Muslims and Igbo in Nsukka LG.
“We’ll play our personal half to be sure that there’s peace and concord throughout all tribes and religions.
“I used to be shocked on assault on our mosque as a result of the Muslim neighborhood has loved cordial relationship with Nsukka individuals as a few of us are indigenes of the LG.
“For a lot of many years, we’ve got been residing as brothers and sisters.
“Your go to at the moment and promise to rebuild the broken mosques have proven the quantity of care and love the federal government has for Muslim neighborhood in Nsukka,” he mentioned.