Justice Ahmed Lemu Dies At 91




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Ahmed Lemu, a retired and renowned Islamic scholar has lost his life.

He died at the age of 91 in Minna, Niger .

His , Nurudeen, announced the on behalf of his .

Nurudeen, however, did not give details of Lemu’s .

is sadness and reverence to Allah that we announce the passing away of our father, Dr. Sheikh Ahmed Lemu OFR, in the early hours of this morning in Minna. arrangements to be announced later,” he said.

Lemu is one of the two have won King Faisal Prize.

Born in Lemu in Niger , the point-blank scholar, jurist, blunt preacher, Imam, exegetic of the Qur’an, prolific writer, author, publisher, elder statesman, public and President of Islamic Education Trust is a distinguished personality after 22 years into from the civil , brought his exceptional qualities to fore when he chaired the Presidential Panel on Post- in Nigeria in 2011.

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