The Nation of Islam has released the following statement regarding the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan’s surgery:
Nation of Islam National Headquarters
Chicago, Ill. (NOI.org) January 6, 2007 — Nation of Islam officials have confirmed that the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan has undergone a twelve hour operation. Doctors have informed Minister Farrakhan’s family that they are pleased with the outcome.
The Minister will be monitored closely over the next 24 to 48 hours. We are asking friends and supporters to continue to pray for Minister Farrakhan’s complete recovery.
For further information contact the Office of the National Assistant Minister, Ishmael Muhammad, or the Office of the Chief of Staff, Leonard Farrakhan Muhammad at (773) 324-6000.
On September 11, 2006, the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan wrote a letter regarding his health concerns and upcoming schedule.
For the full text of that letter see: http://www.finalcall.com/artman/publish/article_2931.shtml