The Chief Imam of Abuja National Mosque, Ustaz Musa Muhammed, is dead, aged 68.
Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, Secretary-General, Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, announced the passing on of the Imam in a statement in Ibadan on Saturday.
The statement said Musa Muhammad died during a brief illness at Abuja National Hospital.
Musa Muhammed was born on April 11, 1947 and hailed from Jos North in Plateau State.
He is survived by four wives and 14 children.