President of the Republic, Mr. Abdelmadjid Tebboune, sent a message of condolences to the family of late Sheikh Belhadj Mohamed Ben Baba and “dear parents” in M’zab Valley in the province of Ghardaia.
“It is with great sorrow and deep bitterness that we received the news of the death of the eminent Sheikh Belhdj Mohamed Ben Baba “, wrote the President of the Republic in a message of condolences posted, today, Monday, on the Facebook page of the Presidency of the Republic.
“We share your pain, honorable brothers of M’zab Valley in the province of Ghardaïa, following the disappearance of this authentic character who, very young, drank from the sources of the Holy Quran that he learned by heart in his native village (El-Hayat School in El Guerrara). After studying jurisprudence at the University of Ez-Zitouna, his career was crowned with a Bachelor in Islamic Sciences and Law at the University of Tunis “, reads the message.
“So many scientific qualifications that have earned the deceased a high place among our eminent scholars and allowed him to exercise his profession of educator at El-Hayet school in El Guerrara, a mission brilliantly accomplished by the disciple and worthy heir to his master, Bayoudh, may he rest in peace “, he added.
For the President of the Republic, “the deceased always showed wisdom and clairvoyance within the Halaqate of Ammi Saïd and the Halaqa of Azzaba, just as he was an influential member who was always resorted to whenever ‘these were questions about the foundations of religion within the High Islamic Council (HCI) “.
“In this painful occasion, I offer my most saddened condolences and my deepest sympathy to the family of the deceased, to our honorable Shouyoukh, imams and all our brothers in M’zab Valley in Ghardaïa, praying to the Almighty to welcome the deceased in His vast paradise alongside those whom He has showered with His blessings and surrounded by His eternal grace. May Allah assist you and grant you patience and comfort “, concluded President Tebboune.