President Museveni and Mufti discuss Peace and Unity
President Museveni has met with Mufti Menk of Zimbabwe, real names Ismail Musa at State Lodge in Kyekwazi where they held talks.
The President welcomed Mufti to Uganda and said that the NRM government has since its inception, preached unity in diversity which is in line with Mufti Menk’s preaching of peace, love and harmony.
“I will give you a card of NRM. It is our ZANU-PF of Zimbabwe. Before we came to power, people were killing each other because of religious and tribal differences, but we preached your line of unity and respecting each other,” President Museveni said.
The President invited Mufti Menk to enjoy his stay in Uganda that is gifted by nature with good weather, rains, fertile land unlike Zimbabwe and other parts of Africa, which are dry most of the time.
During the meeting, Mufti Menk prayed for the President and the country.
The Mufti arrived in the country on Sunday evening on invitation by Pearl of Africa Hotel and the Executive Director, Imnaq Social Development and Dawa, challenged the Muslim community to embrace charity during the holy month of Ramadan.