By Sunday Isuwa
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo,has felicitated with the entire Muslim
community in Nigeria as they join other faithfuls across the world to
commence Ramadan – the holy month of fasting and prayer.
In a statement issued by his spokesman, Laolu Akande, Tmthe Acting
President implores Muslims to seek maximum benefits from the Ramadan
period by replicating the teachings of the Holy Prophet in all their
engagements; private and public.
Prof. Osinbajo appealed to all Nigerians especially Muslims to also
use the period of Ramadan for reflection on the national challenges
and join forces with the Buhari led administration to overcome them.
“Being a period of spiritual perseverance, temperance, introspection
and retrospection with the Almighty Allah, the Acting President urges
Muslims to use the Ramadan to renew their commitments to the virtues
of love and peace taught by the Holy Prophet Muhammad (SAW), and also
work towards achieving them.
“While calling on Nigerians to continue to pray for President
Muhammadu Buhari, and the nation in general, Prof. Osinbajo urges
Muslim faithfuls to also remember the less privileged in the society
during the special period and wishes all Muslims a blessed Ramadan,”
he said. ELANZANEWS.M