Haji Omar Idris is a mufti and leader of Ethiopian Muslims, who represent 40% of Ethiopia’s population. Widely respected, he is a proponent of Muslim unity and was elected as President of the Ethiopian Islamic Affairs Supreme Council in May 2019, marking the first peacful transition of leadership since the council was formed. Haji Idris is also President of the Fatwa and Dawa Councils.
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