Saturday, April 1, 2023

Lagos To Start Paying Imams And Pastors’ Salary To Teach Against Corruption

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The Lagos State Government has reveal its plan to start paying Imams and Pastors salary in order for them to teach against corruption and immorality. During a sensitisation programme for imams and scholars across the state, the Lagos State commissioner for home affairs, Abdulhakeem Abdulateef, said, “We shall be willing to even engage many of them by making provision for their salaries so that they can assist government to re-orientate the people for good.
“Imams and Pastors are believed to be men of God. So we need all of you to help us to encourage the right values in the society; particularly in the area of accountability and anti-corruption. We must remember that the Almighty Allah will ask all of us to render account of our deeds in the hereafter. So, the Imams and other religious clerics should lead us in the right direction because they are our leaders.”

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