Top Nigerian Muslim cleric, Mustapha Sunusi Az-Zugluul died yesterday night in his early 80s.
He was the founder of the second biggest Islamic school in the southern region – Dharu-Da’wah Wal-Irshad I solo, Lagos. He will be buried at 4pm local time on Thursday.
Az-Zugluul is a top Muslim scholar known across the African continent for his unmatched oratory and mastery of the Muslim history and vast understanding of Qur’an exegesis.
He was a student to the late African Muslim philosopher, Adam Abdullah EL-Ilory who founded the region’s largest Islamic and Arabic institution – Markaz Agege.