First Woman to Lead Nation of Islam Mosque to Speak

February 5, 2008


Source: Detroit Free Press

Ava Muhammad, the first woman to head a mosque in the Nation of Islam, is scheduled to speak today about the presidential election at Wayne County Community College District in Detroit.

Muhammad is the national spokeswoman for the Nation of Islam and its leader Minister Louis Farrakhan, according to a news release. A graduate of Georgetown University's law school, she also has been legal counsel for the Nation of Islam.