Nigerian Immigrant Takes Oath Of Office On The Quran In Tennessee

Zulfat Suara made history earlier this month when she became the first muslim and first Nigerian immigrant elected to the Nashville Metro Council.

Suara came to the United States in the 1990’s and settled in Nashville in 1998.

Suara is chair of the American Muslim Advisory Council (AMAC)

Suara has been a speaker at the Nashville Women’s March each year since 2017.

Suara won the general runoff election on September 12, 2019, after advancing from the general election on August 1, 2019.

On September 20th, Suara was sworn into office on the quran.

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