Chief Imam of Ghana, Osmanu Nuhu Sharubutu, is 101 years old today, 23rd April, 2020.
In commemoration of this special day in his life, all well-wishers and loved ones are sending the heartiest of birthday messages his way.
Dancehall musician, Shatta Wale doesn’t want to be left out.
Taking to his Facebook handle, he wrote:
“Happy birthday to the national Chief Imam, may Allah bless you for your exemplary leadership. Shatta Movement and Ghana is very grateful for your wisdom and peaceful persona. May Allah be with you and grant you long life. Long live Chief Imam. Ami! #ManaclesofAShattaEP”
Sheikh Osmanu Nuhu Sharubutu was born at Accra cow-lane in April 1919 by reputable parents from a well cultured and knowledgeable House.
His father, Sheikh Imam Nuhu Sharubutu was the Imam-Raatib (regular or residential Imam) of the Accra Central Mosque in the late 1960s to 1982 when he demised.
His mother, Hajja Ayishatu Abbass popularly known as Mma Tasidi, may her soul rest in peace and perfect bliss, also contributed immensely to the moral and psychological development of her son by ensuring that he had the proper home upbringing to go side with Islamic Education.