The Northern Regional Organizer for the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Alhaji Rashid Salifu C.O.P. has handed a mosque he has built for Muslims to honor his late father, Alhaji Salifu C.O.P.
The event took place today, Friday, April 1 at the family house where the mosque is located.
“Today, 1st April, 2022, to pray and to mark the 16 years of the passing away of our father, Alhaji Salifu COP, I handed over a newly built mosque to the leader of the Toriqatul Tijjaniyya in the Northern Region, Sheikh Alhaji Abubakari Siibaway Khalifatul Akbar”, Alhaji Rashid wrote.
“The mosque was commissioned by the Northern Regional Chief Imam and in attendance were the Mayor of Tamale, Hon. Sule Salifu, Alhaji Rufai Yahaya Iddi , Mr. Salam Mustapha, and most of the Imams in the North”, he added.
Until his demise in 2006, the late Alhaji Salifu COP was the Regional Chairman for the NPP under president J. A. Kufour whose tenure ended in 2008.