Alhaji Sulaimon Oluwatoyin Abu has emerged the new Chief Imam of Lagos Central Mosque.
He was turbaned on Friday afternoon at the mosque shortly before the day’s Juma’at prayer.
Abu emerged the 10th Chief Imam of Lagos after a rigorous selection process.
The position became vacant following the death of Alhaji Garuba Akinola Ibrahim, the 9th Chief Imam who passed away on September 24 at the age of 79.
The new Chief Imam was turbaned by the mosque’s Head of Missioners, Sheikh Tijaniy Gbajabiamila and another Imam, Mujitaba Giwa.
Alhaji Abu is a practising Electrical Engineer and a graduate of Electrical Engineering from the prestigious University of Ilorin.
He is well learned in matters of Islam and a graduate of the Daru-Dawa wal Irshad, Arabic and Islamic College, Isolo, Lagos, Nigeria.