By Emmanuel kehinde
Ilorin – The Proprietor of Al- Hikmah University, Ilorin Alhaji (Dr) Abdulraheem Oladimeji (OFR) has offered scholarship awards to two children of the late Islamic Cleric, Sheikh Abdulganiyu Aboto.
Oladimeji announced the award on Friday at Igboroko, Alfa- Aboto community in Asa Local government area of Kwara State during the eight-day fidau prayer for the late cleric .
Oladimeji is the Jagunmolu and Baba Oba of Offa Kingdom
He the said award covers from undergraduate to postgraduate levels of the children.
According to him, the scholarship covers the children’s tuition fees, levies and convocation fees.
He however, stressed the need for the children to satisfy both WAEC and JAMB requirements and study Al- Hikmah University brochure for more details.
Oladimeji, ssid the beneficiaries can apply for any course of their study and not necessarily in Arabic or Islamic Studies that is available in Al- Hikmah University, Ilorin.
He described late Shiekh Abdulganiyu Aboto as a steadfast, contented , pious and peace loving cleric who would be missed for his non-controversial, non-confrontational preaching not only in his community, but the entire state, across the nation and the entire Muslim environment.
He said the deceased was known for his devotion to da’awah that is Islamic propagation both within and outside the state.
Oladimeji prayed Allah to grant him aljannat Firdaus and comfort his family, his community and his followers to bear this irreparable loss. (vitalnewsngr.com)