[EXCLUSIVE] NAF suspends worship at Edo billionaire, Capt Hosa’s funeral

[EXCLUSIVE] NAF suspends worship at Edo billionaire, Capt Hosa’s funeral

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The Management of Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Central Mosque on Friday, restricted Juma’at prayer for Muslim faithful to senior officers and denied outsiders access to the premises at its Air Force Base — venue of Capt. Hosa Wells Okunbo, Edo-born billionaire’s funeral in Benin City, citing ‘safety and security reasons’.

Okunbo, Philanthropist, lost his life battle to Cancer in August this year at the London hospital at 63.

In a public from Imam’s Office,
NAF Central Mosque, Benin City title, “In the name of Allàh, the most gracious, the most merciful”, said, except military officers, “No outsiders will be allowed access to the premises for safety and security reasons”.

NAF however expressed regret the unforseen circumstances may have caused.

According to the notice exclusively obtained by TheNewspad, “The Management of Nigerian Air Force Central Mosque Benin, wishes to inform Muslim faithful that with the scheduled event commencing on Friday 8th October, 2021 at the mini barrack, the Air force authority has placed restriction of movement of persons entering the base.

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“The Management of Nigerian Air Force Central Mosque Benin, wishes to inform Muslim faithfuls that with the scheduled event commencing on Friday 8th October, 2021 at the mini barrack, the Air force authority has placed restriction of movement of persons entering the base.

In view of the above, it is only Air force personnel that will observe the Jumu’ah prayer (8/10/3021) in the mosque. No outsiders will be allowed access to the premises for safety and security reasons.

“The restriction of movement only for this Friday 8/10/2021.

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“We regret any inconvenience this unforeseen circumstance may have caused”, NAF stated.

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