The Lagos State Area Unit Muslim Students’ Society of Nigeria (MSSN Lagos) has expressed condolences to its national body following the demise of former National President, Prof Huseini Abdulkareem.
Abdulkareem was declared dead on Sunday and was buried in Lagos, according to Islamic customs.
Mallam Miftaudeen Thanni, the Amir (President) of MSSN Lagos, described Abdulkareem’s death as a great loss to the entire Muslim community and youths in his condolence message.
He also expressed his condolences to the whole AbdulKareem family, requesting that Allah grant them the strength to bear the loss.
According to him, the late Prof Hussein Abdulkareem’s effect, contribution, and firm foundation are the pillars that sustain the society to this day.
“He will be greatly missed as a father, mentor, and selfless leader of MSSN family because of his contribution to both society and the academic field. He is a credible mentor and fatherly figure worthy of emulation. We commiserate with our MSSN National body ably led by Mallam Shehu Abubakar, on Professor’s demise,” Thanni said.
Thanni prayed to Allah to accept the late former National President’s return and acknowledge his contributions to the expansion of Islam in the country.
The students’ leader, who would declare open the 111th edition of the Annual December Islamic Vacation Course with the theme, “The real-world order,” on Tuesday, December 28, 2021, also urged leaders and members of society to pray for the late professor’s departed soul as they participate in the week-long vacation course, which will end on January 2, 2022.