Multitudes of Muslims and Christian scholars and Faithful from across Nigeria, Wednesday afternoon, participated in the funeral service of Grace Isaac Guru, the wife of popular Kaduna Pastor.
Alaramma Abdullarahman Mahammed Bichi, from kano state who came with his entourage said, they came with the sole aims of strengthening Good relationship between Muslims and Christians.
He said, the wife of Pastor Yohnna Buru is a peace ambassador because she has been encouraging her husband to participate in all issues related to peace building and religious tolerance in Kaduna and other neighboring state with African countries, irrespective of her faith.
According to Mahammed Bichi, Pastor Yonnan, has been participating in many Muslims funeral services, adding “that is why they also came from kano to participate in the burial service of his wife.
According to him, they “are here to also support him and condole with his family and pray for the late Madam Grace.
Similarly, Alhaji Mohammed Gashash, who is the national president National tranquility movement of Nigeria also attended the funeral service with his team and followers.
Gashash, noted that Pastor Buru has a good relationship with all Nigerian Islamic scholars, saying beyond this, Muslims from northern Nigerian attended the funeral service of his wife.
“We are children of Adams and Eve and we all believed in one God and also believes in our holy Books”, Gashash said,
“They are here to condole with him and pray for the late ones in the cemetery at television village area of southern Kaduna local government area..
While calling on Nigerians to equally remember and always pray for the late ones in the grave yard, he called for sanitizing of the grave yard environment to reduce the plastic pollution there in.
Also calling on good citizens of Kaduna to always clean the premises of the grave yard, is Sheick Musa Sani from Katsina state who arrived Kaduna with some Muslims brothers and sisters, adding “Late grace Isaac is the back bone of most of the success of her husband.
He said, Grace has played a great role in encouraging her husband in organizing peace rallies, event and participating in most of the international peace conferences in Nigeria and some part of the world.
Responding pastor Buru thanked all the Muslims scholars and Groups that came from Kano ,Jigawa, Sokoto, Zamfara, Kebbi, Zaria, Kafanchan, Niger and Benue states.
Buru equally appreciated all those that have been coming to his house to condole with him over his late wife especially the Commissioner for women affairs Kaduna state, Dr. Yusuf Nadabo former Head of Department Anatomy, Kaduna state University, and Kaduna state Civilian JTF with Nigerian Union of journalist, Kaduna State Council and News agency of Nigeria for the visit, as well as delegate of correspondents chapel of NUJ, led by secretary, Idibia Gabriel, on behalf of the chairman Midat Joseph.
Grace Isaac Guru died after a brief illness in Kaduna.