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Ethiopia’s grand mufti commends Hajj decision

Sheikh Haji Omar Idris: The decision embodied the Kingdom’s keenness to hold the Hajj in a way that met the safety requirements of coronavirus prevention

by SPA Jul 1st 2020 · 1 min read
Sheikh Haji Omar Idris. (SPA)
Sheikh Haji Omar Idris. (SPA)

RIYADH: Sheikh Haji Omar Idris, the grand mufti of Ethiopia and the president of the country’s Islamic Affairs Supreme Council, has praised the Kingdom’s decision to hold Hajj this year with pilgrims from a limited number of nationalities who are already in the country.


He said the decision embodied the Kingdom’s keenness to hold the Hajj in a way that met the safety requirements of coronavirus prevention. 

last updated: 2020-07-01@20:07