Sokoto — The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, weekend, urged leaders at all levels to seek for knowledge on leadership.
Abubakar said this at the launching of a book entitled, “Leadership in Islam,” written by Alhaji Modibbo Ibrahim.
Abubakar, who was represented by Alhaji Isma’il Abubakar, District head of Gumbi, said, “it is very necessary for the leaders to seek for knowledge for that will give them the right way of leading the society.
“The main frame of any society is the quality of their leaders and it can only be achieved by leaders that have good knowledge of leadership,” he said.
The Sultan commended the author for the sacrifice he made to remind the people of the importance of knowledge in leadership.
Speaking at the event, the Vice Chancellor of Usmanu Danfodio University, Sokoto, Professor Riskuwa Shehu, commended the author for the gesture, saying, “the book touches the lives of the people the society.”
The author said that he wrote the book as his contribution towards entrenching good leadership in Nigeria.