Suquillo is an imam, director, and co-founder of the Islamic Centre of Ecuador. He has received awards in recognition of his services to the nation, and has translated many books into Spanish. After the 9/11 attacks, non-Muslims became interested in learning about Islam, and Suquillo’s books have been bestsellers since. He is held in high regard by South American Muslim scholars.
Source of Influence: Administration of Religious Affairs
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