A former speaker, Ondo state House of Assembly ,Rt. Hon. Taofiq Olawale Abdulsalam has felicitated Muslims in the country and Ondo state on the Celebration of Eid- el Kabir.
A statement signed by a group known as Oseniyan Forwarders and made available to Rovingreportersng on Saturday, says; “Abdulsalam felicitated his Constituents and the Muslim Community in the country on this year’s Eid-el-Kabir celebration and urged them to celebrate with peace, modesty, be law-abiding and to show commitment, empathy and sacrifice which the sacred season exemplified.
“The Former Speaker, in his congratulatory message issued after the Eid prayer, in which he commemorates this year 2022 Eid-El -Kabir celebration, expressed his appreciation to the Muslim Community in Ikare Akoko and Akoko generally for their commitment to peace and good neighborliness.”
According to him “We must respect the tenets of Islam which call for peace and I hope that each and every one of us will try to maintain peace and be our brother’s keeper, Let us remain strong in our hope that Nigeria will become what we fervently want it to be, A nation that fills its citizens with happiness and pride.
“At this trying period of our journey through nationhood, I urge you all to seize the opportunity which this season brings to us to promote peaceful co-existence among ourselves regardless of religion, ethnicity or political affiliation.
“May the season be delightful and the moments therein be joyous for all of us and may the years ahead be fruitful for our home and family. May Allah bless you all immensely.Let’s have fun and enjoy the joys this season holds.”