According to report, it was gathered that Jim Lyke converted to Islam earlier Wednesday 1st of June 2022 in Owerri the Imo state capital.
The famous Nigerian Nollywood actor, Jim Iyke, has said he left Christianity and became Islam. He said he made the decision after reading one book deep and explaining a lot.
This comes after he revealed how he met a Muslim woman in recent days where he said it due to religious differences. The famous actress in the video called for the elimination of religion, saying many still face him to this day.
He added that people can live together peacefully regardless of differences of life, religion, politics etc.
Malam Sulaiman Yusuf Njoku, the Chief Imam of Imo State, disclosed that the actor performed his first Islamic rites today.
Malam Sulaiman statement reads;
“Finally close friend of Barrister Suleiman Yusuf Njoku. Chief Imam of Imo State.
James Ikechukwu Esomugha also known as Jim Iyke an actor of Nigerian Nollywood have taken Kalimatu shahada.
May Allah make him farm in Islam…”