A foremost Egba Muslim Cleric and Chief Imam of Gbaguraland, Sheikh Kamal Balogun, has taken a remarkable action towards the uplifting of the Islamic Culture in Egbaland.
Sheikh Kamal Balogun, who is also a Professor of Arts in the Olabisi Onabanjo University, took an uncommon decision by donating about #100,000.00 specially donated to him, for the payment of salaries of workers at the Gbagura Central Mosque
The Chief Imam took the notable decision while offering anniversary prayers for the Agura of Gbagura, Oba AbdulSabur Babajide Bakre, Jamolu II, at his Palace, on Tuesday, August 18, 2020.
Prof Kamal Balogun who was personally given about a hundred thousand naira by the Egba Monarchs and Chiefs at the occasion, said that the money would be immediately transferred to the Mosque for appropriate use towards the betterment of the Islamic practices in the area.
He noted that it was imperative for Muslim Clerics to always give to the ministry of Islam in which they are serving and appreciated the contributors that they had helped him to meet up to his periodic donations to the development of Islam.